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Taxon: Paspalum racemosum Lam.

 
Genus: Paspalum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paspaleae
Subtribe: Paspalinae
Nomen number: 26910
Place of publication: Tabl. encycl. 1:176. 1791
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 01-Apr-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Mar-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 7 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Peruvian paspalum  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • grama  (Source: Ann Mo BG) - Spanish
  • nudillo  (Source: Ann Mo BG) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia, [Narino] Ecuador, [Chimborazo, Guayas, Imbabura] Peru [Cajamarca, Huanuco, La Libertad, Lambayeque, Lima, Piura, Tumbes]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere, incl. 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. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Hitchcock, A. S. Grasses of Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 24:291-556. (Grass EPB)
  4. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. Morrone, O. et al. 1995. Revisión del grupo Racemosa del género Paspalum (Poaceae: Panicoideae: Paniceae) Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 82:105-108.
  8. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

Check other web resources for Paspalum racemosum Lam. :

  • 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.

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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=26910. Accessed 19 January 2019.