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Taxon: Andropogon pumilus Roxb.

 
Genus: Andropogon
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Subtribe: Andropogoninae
Nomen number: 3291
Place of publication: Fl. ind. 1:277. 1820
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-Apr-1986 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Dec-2017
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 4 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage; forage

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India


    Cultivated

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India


References:

  1. Bor, N. L. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan. (Grass BCIP)
  2. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India 1948. The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. (Wealth India RM) 1:
  3. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  4. Prasad, L. K. & S. K. Mukerji 1984. Andropogon pumilus, a protein-rich grass Indian Farming 34:17-19.

Check other web resources for Andropogon pumilus Roxb. :

  • 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=3291. Accessed 25 March 2019.