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Taxon: Paspalum paniculatum L.

 
Genus: Paspalum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paspaleae
Subtribe: Paspalinae
Nomen number: 26893
Place of publication: Syst. nat. ed. 10, 2:855. 1759
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 12-Aug-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Sep-2005
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 54 (41 active, 41 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • galmarra grass  (Source: F Viti) - English
  • Russell River grass  (Source: Econ Pl Aust) - English
  • arrocillo  (Source: F NAmer) - Spanish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Cameroon, Gabon, Sao Tome and Principe
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Liberia
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola

    Northern America
    • Mexico (s.)

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Anguilla, Bahamas, Cuba, Dominica, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Martinique, Puerto Rico, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina (n.), Paraguay


    Naturalized

    Asia-Tropical
    • PAPUASIA: New Guinea

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia

    Northern America
    • United States (s.e.)

    Pacific
    • NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Micronesia


References:

  1. Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  2. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  3. Catasús Guerra, L. J. 2002. Las gramíneas (Poaceae) de Cuba, II Cavanillesia Altera 3:1-163.
  4. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. (F Bahamas)
  5. Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Görts-van Rijn, A. R. A., ed. Flora of the Guianas. (F Guianas)
  8. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  9. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  10. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  11. Koning, R. de & M. S. M. Sosef 1985. The Malesian species of Paspalum L. (Gramineae) (Blumea) 30:301-302.
  12. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  13. León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier) Flora de Cuba. 1946-1962; suppl. (F CubaLeon)
  14. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis. (F PR)
  15. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  16. Renvoize, S. A. The grasses of Bahia. 1984 (Grass Bahia)
  17. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  18. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  19. Zon, A. P. M. van der Graminées du Cameroun. 1992 (Grass Camer)
  20. 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)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=26893. Accessed 18 December 2018.