Taxon: Setaria sphacelata (Schumach.) Stapf & C. E. Hubb.

 
Genus: Setaria
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Panicoideae
      Tribe: Paniceae
        Subtribe: Cenchrinae
Nomen number: 33844
Place of publication: D. Prain, Fl. trop. Afr. 9:795. 1930 (ex M. B. Moss, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1929:195. 1929, nom. nud.)
Name Verified on: 31-Jan-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Oct-2003
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 101 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania; Uganda
    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Ethiopia; Somalia
    • South Tropical Africa: Angola; Malawi; Mozambique; Zambia; Zimbabwe
    • Southern Africa: Botswana; Lesotho; Namibia; South Africa; Swaziland
    • West Tropical Africa: Benin; Burkina Faso; Cote D'Ivoire; Ghana; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Mali; Mauritania; Nigeria; Senegal; Sierra Leone; Togo
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon; Zaire
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Arabian Peninsula: Yemen

  • Naturalized:

    • :
  • Northern America

    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Puebla, - Tabasco, - Yucatan
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Central America: Costa Rica; El Salvador; Honduras; Nicaragua
    • Southern South America: Argentina; Paraguay; Uruguay
    • Western South America: Ecuador - Imbabura, - Morona-Santiago, - Pichincha, - Sucumbios, - Zamora-Chinchipe; Peru

References:

  • Clayton, W. D. 1979. Notes on Setaria (Gramineae) Kew Bull. 33:503, 505, 506.
  • Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. 1960- (F Zamb)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Gibbs-Russell, G. E. et al. Grasses of southern Africa. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa vol. 58. 1990 (Grass SAfr)
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  • Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  • Kartesz, J. T. & K. N. Gandhi 1990. Nomenclatural notes for the North American flora. IV (Phytologia) 69:306.
  • 't Mannetje, L. & R. M. Jones, eds. 1992. Forages (Pl Res SEAs) 4:201.
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. 1952- (F TE Afr)
  • Veldkamp, J. F. 1994. Miscellaneous notes on southeast Asian Gramineae: 9. Setaria and Paspalidium (Blumea) 39:382.
  • Villaseñor, J. L. 2016. Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Rev. Mex. Biodivers. 87:559-902.
  • Zon, A. P. M. van der Graminées du Cameroun. 1992 (Grass Camer)
  • Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 2003. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): III. Subfamilies Panicoideae, Aristidoideae, Arundinoideae, and Danthonioideae Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 46:587.

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