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Taxon: Lophatherum gracile Brongn.

 
Genus: Lophatherum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Zeugiteae
Nomen number: 423462
Place of publication: L. I. Duperrey, Voy. monde 2(Phanérogamie):50, t. 8. 1830
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 08-Jul-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2; Wealth India RM; Atlas Chin Drugs; Chin Herb Med; Ill Chin Mat Med; Med Pl China); folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2; Wealth India RM; Atlas Chin Drugs; Chin Herb Med; Ill Chin Mat Med; Med Pl China)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China (s.)
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku] Korea

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Sri Lanka
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines


References:

  1. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  2. Bor, N. L. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan. (Grass BCIP)
  3. Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials. (Wealth India RM)
  4. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  5. Holttum, R. E. et al. A revised flora of Malaya. (F Malaya)
  6. Koyama, T. Grasses of Japan and its neighboring regions. 1987 (Grass Japan)
  7. Lazarides, M. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia. 1980 (Grass SEAs)
  8. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  9. Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. (F Philipp)
  10. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  11. Shukla, U. Grasses of north-eastern India. 1996 (Grass NE India)
  12. Sreekumar, P. V. & V. J. Nair Flora of Kerala - grasses. (Grass Kerala)
  13. Yen, Kun-Ying Illustrated Chinese materia medica crude and prepared. (Ill Chin Mat Med)

Check other web resources for Lophatherum gracile Brongn. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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=423462. Accessed 23 January 2019.