Taxon: Oplismenus compositus (L.) P. Beauv.

 
Genus: Oplismenus
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Boivinellinae
Nomen number: 401781
Place of publication: Ess. Agrostogr. 54, 168, 169. 1812
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/394133
Typification:
Name Verified on: 06-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Mar-2018
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Eritrea, Ethiopia
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania (incl. Zanzibar), Uganda
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Oman, Yemen
    • CAUCASUS: Azerbaijan
    • CHINA: China [Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Jiangxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang (s.)]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Kyushu (s.), Ryukyu Islands] Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Nepal, Pakistan, [Punjab] Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Indochina, Myanmar
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Queensland]

    Northern America
    • Mexico (s.)

    Pacific
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia, Ecuador


References:

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  2. Bor, N. L. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan. (Grass BCIP)
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  4. CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) (Weed CIBA)
  5. Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  6. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  7. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  8. Ghazanfar, S. A. An annotated catalogue of the vascular plants of Oman. Scripta Botanica Belgica 2. 1992 (L Oman)
  9. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  10. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
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  12. Holttum, R. E. et al. A revised flora of Malaya. (F Malaya)
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  14. Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
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  17. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  18. Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. (F Philipp)
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  22. Tovar, Ó. 1993. Las gramíneas (Poaceae) del Perú (Ruizia) 13:302.
  23. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  24. Wood, J. R. I. A handbook of the Yemen flora. (F Yemen)
  25. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 2003. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): III. Subfamilies Panicoideae, Aristidoideae, Arundinoideae, and Danthonioideae Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 46:300.

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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=401781. Accessed 26 May 2018.