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Taxon: Achnatherum hymenoides (Roem. & Schult.) Barkworth

 
Genus: Achnatherum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Stipeae
Nomen number: 402285
Place of publication: Phytologia 74:7. 1993
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-Jun-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 508 (498 active, 371 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage (as Oryzopsis hymenoides) forage (as Stipa hymenoides) forage (as Stipa hymenoides)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Saskatchewan, Alberta, Manitoba, British Columbia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Kansas (w.), Minnesota (w.), Nebraska (w.), North Dakota (w.), Oklahoma, South Dakota (w.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana (w.), Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah]


References:

  1. Alderson, J. & W. C. Sharp. 1995. Grass varieties in the United States, U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 170, rev. ed. CRC Press. Note: = Oryzopsis hymenoides (Roem. & Schult.) Ricker ex Piper
  2. Cronquist, A. et al. 1972-. Intermountain flora. Note: = Oryzopsis hymenoides (Roem. & Schult.) Ricker ex Piper
  3. Englert, J. M. et al. 1999. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators
  4. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  5. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  6. Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants
  7. Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora. Note: = Stipa hymenoides Roem. & Schult.
  8. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary. Note: = Oryzopsis hymenoides

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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=402285. Accessed 21 August 2019.