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Taxon: Melica nitens (Scribn.) Nutt. ex Piper

 
Genus: Melica
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Meliceae
Nomen number: 70438
Place of publication: Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 32:387. 1905
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 13-Sep-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Sep-2010
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 8 (6 active, 6 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • three-flower melic  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (s.e.), Minnesota (s.e.), Missouri, Oklahoma, Wisconsin (s.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado (e.-c.)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama (n.w.), Arkansas, Kentucky, Maryland (w.), North Carolina (w.), Tennessee, Virginia (n.w.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (s.), Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Nuevo Leon, Tamaulipas]


References:

  1. Beetle, A. A. Las Gramineas de Mexico. 1983 (Grass Mex)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  4. Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16. 1992 (Grass Util Mex)
  5. Yatskievych, G. Steyermark's Flora of Missouri, revised edition. 1999- (F Missouri ed2)

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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=70438. Accessed 22 January 2019.