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Taxon: Muhlenbergia wrightii Vasey ex J. M. Coult.

 
Genus: Muhlenbergia
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Subtribe: Muhlenbergiinae
Nomen number: 24685
Place of publication: Man. bot. Rocky Mt. 409. 1885
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 10-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Feb-2004
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 5 (5 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control; revegetator; revegetator

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas (w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, Nevada (s.), Utah (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja California (Norte), Chihuahua, Sonora, Tamaulipas]


References:

  1. Alderson, J. & W. C. Sharp Grass varieties in the United States, U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 170, rev. ed. (Grass VarUSA)
  2. Beetle, A. A. 1977. Noteworthy grasses from Mexico V (Phytologia) 37:372.
  3. Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Hanson, A. A. Grass varieties in the United States (AH 170)
  6. Herrera-Arrieta, Y. & P. M. Peterson 2007. Muhlenbergia (Poaceae) de Chihuahua, México Sida, Bot. Misc. 29:76.
  7. Hitchcock, A. S. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. (Grass US)
  8. Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16 (Grass Util Mex)
  9. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. (F Utah ed2)

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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=24685. Accessed 19 June 2019.