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Taxon: Paspalum laxum Lam.

 
Genus: Paspalum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paspaleae
Subtribe: Paspalinae
Nomen number: 26873
Place of publication: Tabl. encycl. 1:176. 1791
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 08-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • coconut paspalum  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (s.)]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Cuba, Dominica, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Martinique, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia


References:

  1. Catasús Guerra, L. J. 2002. Las gramíneas (Poaceae) de Cuba, II. Cavanillesia Altera 3:1-163.
  2. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  3. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
  4. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 2003. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): III. Subfamilies Panicoideae, Aristidoideae, Arundinoideae, and Danthonioideae. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 46:481.

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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=26873. Accessed 23 July 2019.