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Taxon: Hymenachne amplexicaulis (Rudge) Nees

 
Genus: Hymenachne
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paspaleae
Subtribe: Otachyriinae
Nomen number: 316039
Place of publication: C. F. P. von Martius et al., Fl. bras. enum. pl. 2(1):276. 1829 (Agrost. bras.)
Link to protologue:
Comment: H. amplexicaulis sensu Old World authors = H. acutiglume
Name Verified on: 22-Apr-1991 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Sinaloa, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Jalisco, Michoacán de Ocampo, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Tabasco, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Barbados, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, St. Lucia, United States [Puerto Rico]
    • 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: Paraguay, Uruguay


    Cultivated

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia


    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales, Queensland, Northern Territory]

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida, Louisiana]


References:

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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=316039. Accessed 18 August 2019.