Taxon: Setaria viridis (L.) P. Beauv.

 
Genus: Setaria
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Panicoideae
      Tribe: Paniceae
        Subtribe: Cenchrinae
Nomen number: 33853
Place of publication: Ess. Agrostogr. 51, 171, 178. 1812
Name Verified on: 05-Feb-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Jul-2017
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 74 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • green bristle grass  (Source: Dict Rehm) - English
  • green foxtail  (Source: World Econ Pl) - English
  • green foxtail millet  (Source: Blumea) - English
  • wild foxtail millet  (Source: Blumea) - English
  • sétaire verte  (Source: Dict Rehm) - French
  • grüne Borstenhirse  (Source: Dict Rehm) - German
  • milha-verde  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Portuguese
  • capim-verde  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • setária-verde  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • almorejo  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • kavelhirs  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: probable progenitor of foxtail millet (fide Theor Appl Genet 103:668-677. 2001, as S. italica subsp. viridis)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Weed CIBA; Blumea 39:383. 1994)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Portugal - Madeira Islands; Spain - Canary Islands
    • Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Libya; Morocco
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Dagestan; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia - Ciscaucasia
    • China: China
    • Eastern Asia: Japan; Taiwan
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
    • Mongolia: Mongolia
    • Russian Far East: Russian Federation-Far East - Far East
    • Siberia: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia - Eastern Siberia; Russian Federation-Western Siberia - Western Siberia
    • Western Asia: Afghanistan; Cyprus; Egypt - Sinai; Iran; Iraq; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India; Nepal; Pakistan
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Estonia; Lithuania; Moldova; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Poland; Switzerland
    • Northern Europe: Denmark; Sweden
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Romania; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain

  • Naturalized:

  • Africa

    • Northern Africa: Tunisia
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Belarus; Russian Federation-European part - European part
    • Middle Europe: Slovakia
    • Northern Europe: Finland
  • Northern America

    • : Canada; Mexico; United States
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Caribbean: West Indies
    • Central America: Costa Rica; Panama
    • Southern South America: Argentina; Chile; Uruguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Ali, S. I. & S. M. H. Jafri, eds. Flora of Libya. 1976- (F Libya)
  • Benabdelmouna, A. et al. 2001. Phylogenetic and genomic relationships in Setaria italica and its close relatives based on the molecular diversity and chromosomal organization of 5S and 18S-5.8S-25S rDNA genes Theor. Appl. Genet. 103:668-677.
  • Boulos, L. Flora of Egypt checklist. 1995 (L Egypt)
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) (Weed CIBA)
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
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  • Hitchcock, A. S. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. 1950 (Grass US)
  • Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
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  • Li, Y. et al. 1998. Intraspecific and interspecific variation in Setaria revealed by RAPD analysis Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 45:279-285.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Prasada Rao, K. E. et al. 1987. Infraspecific variation and systematics of cultivated Setaria italica, foxtail millet (Poaceae) Econ. Bot. 41:108-116.
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. 1963- (F Iran)
  • Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  • Shukla, U. Grasses of north-eastern India. 1996 (Grass NE India)
  • Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest Flora of Iraq. 1966- (F Iraq)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1980. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur) 5:263-264.
  • Tzvelev, N. N. Zlaki SSSR. 1976 (Grass USSR)
  • Veldkamp, J. F. 1994. Miscellaneous notes on southeast Asian Gramineae: 9. Setaria and Paspalidium (Blumea) 39:383.
  • Wang, R.-L. et al. 1995. Weedy adaptation in Setaria spp. I. Isozyme analysis of genetic diversity and population genetic structure in Setaria viridis Amer. J. Bot. 82:308-317.
  • Wang, Z. M. et al. 1998. Construction of RFLP-based maps of foxtail millet, Setaria italica (L.) P. Beauv. Theor. Appl. Genet. 96:31-36.
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