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Taxon: Paspalum guenoarum Arechav.

Genus: Paspalum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paspaleae
Subtribe: Paspalinae
Nomen number: 26857
Place of publication: Anales Mus. Nac. Montevideo 1:50. 1894
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 26-Aug-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 34 (17 active, 14 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

  • wintergreen paspalum  (Source: Dict Rehm) - English
  • pasto rojo  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish

Distributional Range:


    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Misiones] Paraguay, Uruguay


  1. Burkart, A. E., ed. 1969-. Flora ilustrada de Entre Rios.
  2. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Paspalum+guenoarum&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  3. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  4. Reitz, R., ed. 1965-. Flora ilustrada catarinense.
  5. Rosengurtt, B. et al. 1970. Gramineas Uruguayas Note: = Paspalum plicatulum subsp. guenoarum (Arechav.) Roseng. et al.

Check other web resources for Paspalum guenoarum Arechav. :

  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=26857. Accessed 13 July 2020.