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Taxon: Cenchrus gracillimus Nash

 
Genus: Cenchrus
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Cenchrinae
Nomen number: 401599
Place of publication: Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 22:300. 1895
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 27-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Florida, Georgia (s.), Mississippi (s.)]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Bahamas, Cayman Islands, Cuba, Hispaniola, Jamaica


References:

  1. Adams, C. 1972. Flowering plants of Jamaica
  2. Catasús Guerra, L. J. 2002. Las gramíneas (Poaceae) de Cuba, II. Cavanillesia Altera 3:1-163.
  3. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll. 1982. Flora of the Bahama archipelago.
  4. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  5. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. Note: re. Brazilian common names
  6. Hitchcock, A. S. 1936. Manual of the grasses of the West Indies.
  7. Hitchcock, A. S. 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2.
  8. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  9. Long, R. W. & O. Lakela. 1971. A flora of tropical Florida.
  10. Proctor, G. R. 1984. Flora of the Cayman Islands. Kew Bulletin Additional Series XI.
  11. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 2003. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): III. Subfamilies Panicoideae, Aristidoideae, Arundinoideae, and Danthonioideae. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 46:147.

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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=401599. Accessed 24 August 2019.