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Taxon: Sporobolus giganteus Nash

 
Genus: Sporobolus
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Zoysieae
Subtribe: Sporobolinae
Nomen number: 35363
Place of publication: Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 25:88. 1898
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 04-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Feb-2004
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 12 (12 active, 6 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • giant dropseed  (Source: Grass Tex) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Kansas (w.), Oklahoma (w.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, Utah]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Coahuila]


References:

  1. Beetle, A. A. 1977. Noteworthy grasses from Mexico V (Phytologia) 37:398.
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Gould, F. W. The grasses of Texas. 1975 (Grass Tex)
  4. Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16. 1992 (Grass Util Mex)
  5. Peterson, P. M. et al. 2004. Sporobolus (Poaceae: Chloridoideae: Cynodonteae: Zoysieae: Sporobolinae) from northeastern México (Sida) 21(3):574-576.

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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=35363. Accessed 22 February 2019.