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Taxon: Paspalum conspersum Schrad.

 
Genus: Paspalum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paspaleae
Subtribe: Paspalinae
Nomen number: 26836
Place of publication: J. A. Schultes, Mant. 2:174. 1824
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship verified from original literature, where both the name and its diagnosis and description are ascribed to Schrader (Shenzhen ICN Art. 46.2)
Name Verified on: 08-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 31-Jul-2018
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 11 (3 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • scattered paspalum  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Jalisco, Morelos]

    Southern America
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina (n.), Paraguay


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere, incl. s.e. United States)

References:

  1. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  2. Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  3. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  4. Görts-van Rijn, A. R. A., ed. Flora of the Guianas. (F Guianas)
  5. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  6. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en la República Argentina. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 47. 1994 (L Grass Argent)
  7. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 2003. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): III. Subfamilies Panicoideae, Aristidoideae, Arundinoideae, and Danthonioideae Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 46:456.

Check other web resources for Paspalum conspersum Schrad. :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • CNWG: Catalogue of New World Grasses Searchable Database
  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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=26836. Accessed 18 February 2019.