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Taxon: Eriochloa contracta Hitchc.

 
Genus: Eriochloa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Melinidinae
Nomen number: 409636
Place of publication: Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 41:163. 1928
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 04-Dec-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Feb-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • prairie cup grass  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois (s.w.), Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi (w.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • United States (natzd. elsewhere)


References:

  1. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  2. Shaw, R. B. & R. Webster 1987. The genus Eriochloa (Poaceae: Paniceae) in North and Central America (Sida) 12:177.

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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=409636. Accessed 19 May 2019.