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
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Typification:
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: 24 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

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
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Egypt, [Sinai] Iran, Iraq (n.), Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan

    Europe
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Greece, Romania, Serbia


References:

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

Check other web resources for Piptatherum holciforme (M. Bieb.) Roem. & Schult. :

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=317151. Accessed 22 April 2018.