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Taxon: Tragus berteronianus Schult.

 
Genus: Tragus
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Subtribe: Traginae
Nomen number: 36821
Place of publication: Mant. 2:205. 1824
Link to protologue:
Comment: this spelling not correctible to "berteroanus" (see Melbourne ICN Art. 60, Ex. 14)
Name Verified on: 11-May-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 5 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • African bur grass  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • small carrot-seed grass  (Source: Grass SAfr) - English
  • spike bur grass  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Egypt
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Burkina Faso, Mali
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, Namibia, South Africa (throughout), Swaziland

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Saudi Arabia
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Iran
    • CHINA: China

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Pakistan


    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • Mexico

    Pacific
    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Bahamas, Cuba, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands (U.S.) [St. Croix, St. Thomas]
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Peru


References:

  1. Plants of southern Africa: an online checklist. (Pl SAfr Online)
  2. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong Flora of the West Indies (on-line resource). (F WIndies Online)
  3. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  4. Boulos, L. Flora of Egypt checklist. (L Egypt)
  5. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  6. CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) (Weed CIBA)
  7. Cufodontis, G. Enumeratio plantarum aethiopiae: Spermatophyta. (F EthiopCuf)
  8. Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  9. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  10. Gibbs-Russell, G. E. et al. Grasses of southern Africa. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa vol. 58. 1990 (Grass SAfr)
  11. Giraldo-Cañas, D. 2011. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en Colombia (Darwiniana) 49:139-247.
  12. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador)
  13. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
  14. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  15. Migahid, A. M. Flora of Saudi Arabia, ed. 3. (F Saudi ed3)
  16. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  17. Peterson, P. M. et al. 2001. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): II. Subfamily Chloridoideae Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 41:220.
  18. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  19. Thulin, M., ed. Flora of Somalia. (F Somalia)
  20. Tovar, Ó. 1993. Las gramíneas (Poaceae) del Perú (Ruizia) 13:295-296.
  21. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  22. Villaseñor, J. L. & F. J. Espinoza-Garcia 2004. The alien flowering plants of Mexico Diversity & Distrib. 10:113-123.
  23. Wagner, W. L. et al. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands (on-line resource). (F Hawaii Online)
  24. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  25. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en la República Argentina. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 47. 1994 (L Grass Argent)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=36821. Accessed 10 December 2018.