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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 "berteroana" (seeShenzhen ICN Art. 60, Ex. 30)
Name Verified on: 11-May-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 5 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

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, Eswatini, Namibia, South Africa (throughout)

    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, United States [Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, U.S., Virgin Islands, U.S.]
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Peru


References:

  1. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & M. T. Strong. Flora of the West Indies (on-line resource). Note: = "Tragus berteroanus"
  2. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  3. Boulos, L. 1995. Flora of Egypt checklist.
  4. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  5. CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland. Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) Note: four books on weeds worldwide in scope
  6. Cufodontis, G. 1953-1972. Enumeratio plantarum aethiopiae: Spermatophyta.
  7. Davidse, G. et al., eds. 1994. Flora mesoamericana.
  8. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  9. Gibbs-Russell, G. E. et al. 1990. Grasses of southern Africa. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa vol. 58
  10. Giraldo-Cañas, D. 2011. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en Colombia. Darwiniana 49:139-247.
  11. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1973-. Flora of Ecuador.
  12. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion. 2008. Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. Note: as native
  13. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953-1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2.
  14. Migahid, A. M. 1988-1990. Flora of Saudi Arabia, ed. 3.
  15. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  16. Peterson, P. M. et al. 2001. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): II. Subfamily Chloridoideae. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 41:220.
  17. Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963-. Flora iranica.
  18. Thulin, M., ed. 1993-. Flora of Somalia.
  19. Tovar, Ó. 1993. Las gramíneas (Poaceae) del Perú. Ruizia 13:295-296.
  20. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa.
  21. Villaseñor, J. L. & F. J. Espinoza-Garcia. 2004. The alien flowering plants of Mexico. Diversity & Distrib. 10:113-123.
  22. Wagner, W. L. et al. Flora of the Hawaiian Islands (on-line resource).
  23. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994-. Flora of China (English edition).
  24. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 1994. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en la República Argentina. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 47
  25. Plants of southern Africa: an online checklist.

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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=36821. Accessed 21 September 2019.