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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. Last Changed: 08-Mar-2004
Species priority site is:
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 Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  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 19 January 2019.