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:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 27-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 27-Mar-1995
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 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. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  2. Catasús Guerra, L. J. 2002. Las gramíneas (Poaceae) de Cuba, II Cavanillesia Altera 3:1-163.
  3. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. (F Bahamas)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  6. Hitchcock, A. S. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. (Grass US)
  7. Hitchcock, A. S. Manual of the grasses of the West Indies. (Grass WInd)
  8. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  9. Long, R. W. & O. Lakela A flora of tropical Florida. (F TFla)
  10. Proctor, G. R. Flora of the Cayman Islands. Kew Bulletin Additional Series XI. (F Cayman)
  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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=401599. Accessed 27 April 2018.