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Taxon: Muhlenbergia porteri Scribn. ex Beal

 
Genus: Muhlenbergia
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Subtribe: Muhlenbergiinae
Nomen number: 24680
Place of publication: Grass. N. Amer. 2:259. 1896
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 10-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 33 (30 active, 10 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Oklahoma (w.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado (s.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California (s.), Nevada (s.), Utah (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Durango, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Sonora, Tamaulipas, Zacatecas, Baja California (Norte)]


References:

  1. Beetle, A. A. 1977. Noteworthy grasses from Mexico V. Phytologia 37:369.
  2. Cronquist, A. et al. 1972-. Intermountain flora.
  3. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  4. Gould, F. W. 1975. The grasses of Texas
  5. Herrera-Arrieta, Y. & P. M. Peterson. 2007. Muhlenbergia (Poaceae) de Chihuahua, México. Sida, Bot. Misc. 29:55-56.
  6. Hitchcock, A. S. 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. Note: lists as M. porteri Scribn.
  7. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  8. McVaugh, R. 1983-. Flora Novo-Galiciana.
  9. Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. 1992. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16
  10. Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora.

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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=24680. Accessed 21 July 2019.