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Taxon: Aristida adscensionis L.

 
Genus: Aristida
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Aristidoideae
Tribe: Aristideae
Nomen number: 4028
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:82. 1753
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/358101
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 25-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Mar-2018
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 25 (15 active, 8 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • annual-bristle grass  (Source: Grass SAfr) - English
  • six-weeks three-awn  (Source: F CalifJep) - English
  • sabal abu el-hosein  (Source: F Egypt) - Arabic
  • safwah  (Source: Weeds Saudi Arabia) - Arabic
  • flechilla  (Source: Ruizia) - Spanish
  • plumilla  (Source: Ruizia) - Spanish

Distributional Range:

    Native (nearly worldwide in tropic, subtropic, & warm-temperate regions, incl. United States)

References:

  1. Boulos, L. Flora of Egypt (F Egypt)
  2. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45 (L Peru)
  3. Chaudhary, S. A. Weeds of Saudi Arabia and the Arabian Peninsula. (Weeds Saudi Arabia)
  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. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  7. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  8. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  9. Gibbs-Russell, G. E. et al. Grasses of southern Africa. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa vol. 58 (Grass SAfr)
  10. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California (F CalifJep)
  11. Hitchcock, A. S. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. (Grass US)
  12. Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds (Atlas WWeed)
  13. Tovar, Ó. 1993. Las gramíneas (Poaceae) del Perú (Ruizia) 13:232.
  14. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  15. Tzvelev, N. N. Zlaki SSSR (Grass USSR)
  16. Zon, A. P. M. van der Graminées du Cameroun (Grass Camer)
  17. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en la República Argentina. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 47 (L Grass Argent)

Check other web resources for Aristida adscensionis L. :

  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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=4028. Accessed 23 May 2019.