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Taxon: Zoysia macrostachya Franch. & Sav.

 
Genus: Zoysia
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Zoysieae
Subtribe: Zoysiinae
Nomen number: 316111
Place of publication: Enum. pl. Jap. 2:187. 1877
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 10-Feb-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Feb-2006
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • oni-shiba  (Source: Grass Japan) - Japanese Rōmaji

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: lawn/turf; lawn/turf

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Anhui, Fujian, Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Shandong]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan [Hokkaidô (s.w.), Honshu, Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  2. Koyama, T. Grasses of Japan and its neighboring regions. 1987 (Grass Japan)
  3. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  4. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Zoysia macrostachya Franch. & Sav. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.

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=316111. Accessed 25 March 2019.