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Taxon: Melica porteri Scribn.

 
Genus: Melica
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Meliceae
Nomen number: 407725
Place of publication: Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 1885[37]:44, t. 1, fig. 17-18. 1885
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-Sep-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Mar-2015
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Porter's melic  (Source: Grass US) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage; forage

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas (w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, Utah (San Juan Co.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua]


References:

  1. Beetle, A. A. Las Gramineas de Mexico. 1983 (Grass Mex)
  2. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  3. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  4. Gould, F. W. The grasses of Texas. 1975 (Grass Tex)
  5. Hitchcock, A. S. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. (Grass US)
  6. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  7. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. (F New Mex)
  8. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. (F Utah ed2)

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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=407725. Accessed 17 February 2019.