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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.
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;

Distributional Range:

    Native

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


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  2. Koyama, T. 1987. Grasses of Japan and its neighboring regions
  3. Lee, Y. N. 1997. Flora of Korea.
  4. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).

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 18 August 2019.