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Taxon: Setaria palmifolia (J. Koenig) Stapf

 
Genus: Setaria
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Cenchrinae
Nomen number: 33832
Place of publication: J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 42:186. 1914
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 20-Sep-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 20-Sep-2010
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 8 (4 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • highland pitpit  (Source: Blumea) - English
  • palm grass  (Source: Dict Gard) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide F Pak; Dict Gard; F NAmer)
  • Human food: vegetable
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Anhui, Fujian, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Sichuan, Xizang, Yunnan, Zhejiang, Guangdong, Hainan]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Kyushu (s.), Ryukyu Islands] Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, [Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Orissa, Tripura, West Bengal, Manipur, Sikkim] Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • Mexico, United States

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: West Indies
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Guyana, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia, Ecuador


    Uncertain

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja California Sur, San Luis Potosi]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Colima, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Michoacán de Ocampo, Morelos, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Quintana Roo, Tabasco, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, Nayarit, Yucatan]


References:

  1. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  2. CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) (Weed CIBA)
  3. Clayton, W. D. 1979. Notes on Setaria (Gramineae) Kew Bull. 33:506.
  4. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  5. Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  8. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  9. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  10. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  11. Holttum, R. E. et al. A revised flora of Malaya. (F Malaya)
  12. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  13. Koyama, T. Grasses of Japan and its neighboring regions. 1987 (Grass Japan)
  14. Lazarides, M. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia. 1980 (Grass SEAs)
  15. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  16. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  17. Shukla, U. Grasses of north-eastern India. 1996 (Grass NE India)
  18. Veldkamp, J. F. 1994. Miscellaneous notes on southeast Asian Gramineae: 9. Setaria and Paspalidium (Blumea) 39:379.
  19. Villaseñor, J. L. 2016. Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Rev. Mex. Biodivers. 87:559-902.
  20. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  21. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 2003. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): III. Subfamilies Panicoideae, Aristidoideae, Arundinoideae, and Danthonioideae Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 46:581.

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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=33832. Accessed 23 March 2019.