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Taxon: Heteropogon melanocarpus (Elliott) Benth.

 
Genus: Heteropogon
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Subtribe: Anthristiriinae
Nomen number: 18954
Place of publication: J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 19:71. 1881
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • sweet tanglehead  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • hei guo huang mao  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Distributional Range:

    Native



    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India


    Naturalized

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Yunnan Sheng]

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama (s.), Florida, Georgia (s.), South Carolina (s.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas (s.e.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja, Chihuahua, Durango, San Luis Potosí, Sinaloa, Sonora]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Aguascalientes, Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Jalisco, Michoacán de Ocampo, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Querétaro]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Haiti
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina


References:

  1. Beetle, A. A. 1977. Noteworthy grasses from Mexico V. Phytologia 37:356.
  2. Bor, N. L. 1960. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan.
  3. Davidse, G. et al., eds. 1994. Flora mesoamericana.
  4. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  5. Lazarides, M. 1980. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia
  6. McVaugh, R. 1983-. Flora Novo-Galiciana.
  7. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  8. Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. 1996, 1999. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=18954. Accessed 21 July 2019.