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Taxon: Dichanthelium sabulorum (Lam.) Gould & C. A. Clark

Genus: Dichanthelium
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Dichantheliinae
Nomen number: 433152
Place of publication: Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 65:1112. 1979 ("1978")
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 14-May-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 15-May-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)


Common names:

  • capim-alastrador  (Source: Darwiniana) - Portuguese

Distributional Range:


    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Minas Gerais, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, São Paulo, Paraná, Rio de Janeiro]
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia [Cochabamba, Chuquisaca, Santa Cruz, Tarija]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Buenos Aires, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires, Córdoba, Corrientes, Entre Ríos, Formosa, Jujuy, Misiones, Salta] Chile, Paraguay, [Caaguazú, Cordillera, Guairá, Itapúa, Paraguarí, San Pedro] Uruguay [Canelones]


  1. Gould, F. W. & C. A. Clark 1979. Dichanthelium (Poaceae) in the United States and Canada Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 65:1088-1132.

Check other web resources for Dichanthelium sabulorum (Lam.) Gould & C. A. Clark :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • CNWG: Catalogue of New World Grasses Searchable Database
  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • 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=433152. Accessed 24 May 2019.