Taxon: Nassella neesiana (Trin. & Rupr.) Barkworth

 
Genus: Nassella
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Pooideae
      Tribe: Stipeae
Nomen number: 402089
Place of publication: Taxon 39:611. 1990
Name Verified on: 14-Apr-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 15-Apr-2004
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Kellerman et al., as Stipa neesiana)
  • Weed: (fide Invasive Pl Spec)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Rio Grande do Sul, - Santa Catarina
    • Southern South America: Argentina - Cordoba, - Mendoza, - Buenos Aires, - Corrientes, - Entre Rios, - Formosa, - Jujuy, - La Pampa, - La Rioja, - Misiones, - San Juan, - San Luis, - Santa Fe, - Tucuman, - Federal District; Chile; Paraguay; Uruguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Ecuador; Peru

  • Naturalized:

  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia
    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • Northern Europe: United Kingdom
    • Southwestern Europe: France

References:

  • Barkworth, M. E. 1990. Nassella (Gramineae, Stipeae): revised interpretation and nomenclatural changes (Taxon) 39:597-614.
  • Barkworth, M. E. & A. M. Torres 2001. Distribution and diagnostic characters of Nassella (Poaceae: Stipeae) (Taxon) 50:457.
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. 1990 (L Aust)
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  • Jacobs, S. W. L. & J. Everett 1995. Austrostipa, a new genus, and new names for Australasian species formerly included in Stipa (Gramineae) (Telopea) 6:593.
  • Tovar, Ó. 1993. Las gramíneas (Poaceae) del Perú (Ruizia) 13:76.
  • Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  • 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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Images:

  • Florets: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image