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Taxon: Sporobolus purpurascens (Sw.) Ham.

 
Genus: Sporobolus
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Zoysieae
Subtribe: Sporobolinae
Nomen number: 35383
Place of publication: Prodr. pl. Ind. occid. 5. 1825
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 19-Oct-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-May-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • purple dropseed  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Puebla, Veracruz]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, Jamaica, Martinique
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru


References:

  1. Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  2. Beetle, A. A. 1977. Noteworthy grasses from Mexico V (Phytologia) 37:399.
  3. Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador)
  6. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  7. Peterson, P. M. et al. 2004. Sporobolus (Poaceae: Chloridoideae: Cynodonteae: Zoysieae: Sporobolinae) from northeastern México (Sida) 21(3):580-581.
  8. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  9. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)

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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=35383. Accessed 23 January 2019.