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Taxon: Panicum hirsutum Sw.

 
Genus: Panicum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Panicinae
Nomen number: 26524
Place of publication: Fl. Ind. occid. 1:173. 1797
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 01-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-May-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • giant witchgrass  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • cortadera  (Source: Ann Mo BG) - Spanish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [San Luis Potosi]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Chiapas, Colima, Jalisco, Oaxaca, Quintana Roo, Tabasco, Veracruz, Yucatan]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Trinidad and Tobago
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, [Heredia, Limon] Guatemala, [Huehuetenango, Izabal, Peten] Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Para]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia, [Bolivar, Cundinamarca, Magdalena, Santander] Ecuador, [Guayas] Peru [Ucayali]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina


References:

  1. Aliscioni, S. S. et al. 2003. A molecular phylogeny of Panicum (Poaceae: Paniceae): tests of monophyly and phylogenetic placement within the Panicoideae Amer. J. Bot. 90:796-821.
  2. Bernal, R., S. R. Gradstein & M. Celis Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. 2015 (L Colombia online)
  3. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  4. Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource). (L Brasil Online)
  5. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
  6. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  7. Zuloaga, F. O. 1989. El género Panicum (Poaceae: Paniceae) en la República Argentina. III (Darwiniana) 29:318-320.
  8. Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone 1996. Revisión de las especies americanas de Panicum, subgénero Panicum, sección Panicum (Poaceae: Panicoideae: Paniceae) Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 83:249-251.

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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=26524. Accessed 21 February 2019.