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Taxon: Chrysopogon fulvus (Spreng.) Chiov.

 
Genus: Chrysopogon
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Nomen number: 3332
Place of publication: Fl. somala 1:327. 1929
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-Mar-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Mar-2003
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 39 (14 active, 12 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • golden beard grass  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder
  • Environmental: erosion control

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar, Thailand


    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia


References:

  1. Bor, N. L. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan. (Grass BCIP)
  2. Chowdhery, H. J. & B. M. Wadhwa Flora of Himachal Pradesh. (F Himachal)
  3. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Lazarides, M. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia. 1980 (Grass SEAs)
  6. Pullaiah, T. et al. Flora of Andhra Pradesh (India). (F Andhra Prad)
  7. Randall, R. P. The introduced flora of Australia and its weed status. (Weed CRCAustralia)
  8. Veldkamp, J. F. 1999. A revision of Chrysopogon Trin., including Vetiveria Bory (Poaceae) in Thailand and Malesia with notes on some other species from Africa and Australia (Austrobaileya) 5:514-515.
  9. Verma, D. M. et al. (vol. 1); V. Mudgal et al. (vol. 2) Flora Madhya Pradesh. (F Madhya Prad)

Check other web resources for Chrysopogon fulvus (Spreng.) Chiov. :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • 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=3332. Accessed 25 March 2019.