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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.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Saskatchewan (s.w.), Alberta (s.e.), British Columbia (s.)]
    • 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. 1972-. Intermountain flora.
  2. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  3. Gould, F. W. 1975. The grasses of Texas
  4. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  5. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955-1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.
  6. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  7. Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora.

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


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=23951. Accessed 19 August 2019.