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Taxon: Bothriochloa caucasica (Trin.) C. E. Hubb.

Synonym of Bothriochloa bladhii (Retz.) S. T. Blake

Genus: Bothriochloa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Subtribe: Anthristiriinae
Nomen number: 7464
Place of publication: Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1939:101. 1939
Link to protologue:
Comment: probably originated from backcross Bothriochloa intermedia (= B. bladhii) × Capillipedium parviflorum
Name Verified on: 11-Apr-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


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  6. Harlan, J. R. & H. R. Chheda. 1963. Studies on the origin of Caucasin bluestem, Bothriochloa caucasica (Trin.) C. E. Hubbard. Crop Sci. (Madison) 3:37-39. Note: probable hybrid Bothriochloa intermedia × Capillipedium sp. (prob. C. parviflorum)
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  9. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  10. Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963-. Flora iranica.
  11. Tzvelev, N. N. 1976. Zlaki SSSR

Check other web resources for Bothriochloa caucasica (Trin.) C. E. Hubb. :

  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=7464. Accessed 8 April 2020.