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Taxon: Redfieldia flexuosa (Thurb.) Vasey

 
Genus: Redfieldia
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Subtribe: Muhlenbergiinae
Nomen number: 30905
Place of publication: Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 14:133. 1887
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Feb-2004
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • blowout grass  (Source: Grass US) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage
  • Environmental: erosion control

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Wyoming]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, Utah (Kane & Uintah Cos.)]


References:

  1. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  2. Gould, F. W. The grasses of Texas. 1975 (Grass Tex)
  3. Hitchcock, A. S. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. (Grass US)
  4. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  5. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  6. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. (F Utah ed2)

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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=30905. Accessed 21 February 2019.