Taxon: Zoysia japonica Steud.

 
Genus: Zoysia
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Zoysieae
Subtribe: Zoysiinae
Nomen number: 42306
Place of publication: Syn. pl. glumac. 1:414. 1854
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 10-Feb-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-Feb-2006
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 81 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: lawn/turf (fide Dict Gard; Grass VarUSA)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Primorye]
    • CHINA: China [Hebei, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Liaoning, Shandong, Zhejiang]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku] Korea, Taiwan


    Cultivated

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China

    Northern America
    • United States


    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia


References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Alderson, J. & W. C. Sharp Grass varieties in the United States, U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 170, rev. ed. 1995 (Grass VarUSA)
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. International Seed Testing Association A Multilingual Glossary of Common Plant-Names 1. Field crops, grasses and vegetables, ed. 2. (Mult Glossary Crops)
  7. Kharkevich, S. S., ed. Vascular plants of the Russian Far East. (F Russ Far East)
  8. Koyama, T. Grasses of Japan and its neighboring regions. 1987 (Grass Japan)
  9. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  11. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  12. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  13. Randall, R. P. The introduced flora of Australia and its weed status. (Weed CRCAustralia)
  14. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  15. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  16. Xie, Y. et al. 2012. Genetic diversity in Chinese natural zoysiagrass based on inter-simple sequence repeat (ISSR) analysis African J. Biotech. 11:7659-7669.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=42306. Accessed 24 May 2018.