Taxon: Piptatherum holciforme (M. Bieb.) Roem. & Schult.

 
Genus: Piptatherum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Pooideae
      Tribe: Stipeae
Nomen number: 317151
Place of publication: Syst. veg. 2:328. 1817
Name Verified on: 11-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Apr-2000
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 36 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • pasto-arroz  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage (for poultry fide F Iraq, as Oryzopsis holciformis)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Northern Africa: Egypt; Libya
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia
    • Middle Asia: Kyrgyzstan; Turkmenistan
    • Western Asia: Afghanistan; Egypt - Sinai; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Ukraine
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Greece; Romania; Serbia

References:

  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Mouterde, P. Nouvelle flore du Liban et de la Syrie. 1966- (F Liban)
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. 1963- (F Iran)
  • Täckholm, V. Students' flora of Egypt, ed. 2. 1974 (SF Egypt)
  • Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest Flora of Iraq. 1966- (F Iraq)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • Tzvelev, N. N. Zlaki SSSR. 1976 (Grass USSR)
  • Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan Flora palaestina. 1966- (F Palest)

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