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Taxon: Piptochaetium avenacioides (Nash) Valencia & Costas

Genus: Piptochaetium
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Stipeae
Nomen number: 412826
Place of publication: Bol. Soc. Argent. Bot. 12:175. 1968
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-Mar-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Florida needlegrass  (Source: F CFla) - English

Distributional Range:


    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (c.)]


  1. Wunderlin, R. & B. Hansen. Atlas of Florida vascular plants (on-line resource).
  2. Wunderlin, R. P. 1982. Guide to the vascular plants of central Florida Note: = Stipa avenacioides Nash

Check other web resources for Piptochaetium avenacioides (Nash) Valencia & Costas :

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=412826. Accessed 18 July 2019.