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Taxon: Melica bulbosa Geyer ex Porter & J. M. Coult.

 
Genus: Melica
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Meliceae
Nomen number: 23951
Place of publication: Misc. Publ. U.S. Geol. Geogr. Surv. Terr. 4:149. 1874 (Syn. fl. Colorado)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-Sep-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-Sep-2012
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage; forage

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta (s.e.), British Columbia (s.), Saskatchewan (s.w.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado (n.w.), Idaho, Montana (w. & s.), Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California, Nevada, Utah]


    Uncertain

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas (Jeff Davis & Sutton Cos.)]


References:

  1. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Gould, F. W. The grasses of Texas. 1975 (Grass Tex)
  4. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  5. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  6. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  7. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. (F Utah ed2)

Check other web resources for Melica bulbosa Geyer ex Porter & J. M. Coult. :


Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=23951. Accessed 16 November 2018.