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Taxon: Aegopogon tenellus (DC.) Trin.

 
Genus: Aegopogon
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Subtribe: Muhlenbergiinae
Nomen number: 316135
Place of publication: Gram. unifl. sesquifl. 164. 1824
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Aug-1991 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Mar-2019
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • fragile grass  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja California (Norte), Chihuahua, Durango, San Luis Potosí, Sinaloa, Sonora, Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Aguascalientes, Chiapas, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, México, Michoacán de Ocampo, Morelos, Oaxaca, Puebla, Tlaxcala, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama


References:

  1. Burger, W. C., ed. Flora costaricensis. (F CostaR)
  2. D'Arcy, W. G. Flora of Panama: checklist and index. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. vols. 17-18. (L Panama)
  3. Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Hitchcock, A. S. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. (Grass US)
  6. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  7. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)

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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=316135. Accessed 19 April 2019.