Taxon: Bothriochloa pertusa (L.) A. Camus

 
Genus: Bothriochloa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Subtribe: Anthristiriinae
Nomen number: 7489
Place of publication: Ann. Soc. Linn. Lyon sér. 2, 76:164. 1931
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Typification:
Name Verified on: 02-Oct-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 29 in National Plant Germplasm System

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Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control ()
  • Environmental: potential as lawn/turf ()
  • Environmental: revegetator ()
  • Animal food: forage ()
  • Weed: (fide Trop. Agric., Trin. 45:235-241. 1968)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Guangdong, Sichuan, Yunnan]

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


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere in tropics)

References:

  1. Aldous, D. 2000. Advances in turfgrass science and management in Australasia (Diversity) 16:51-52.
  2. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  3. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  4. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  5. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  6. Holttum, R. E. et al. A revised flora of Malaya. (F Malaya)
  7. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  8. Lazarides, M. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia. 1980 (Grass SEAs)
  9. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  10. Oakes, A. J. 1968. Replacing hurricane grass in pastures of the dry tropics Trop. Agric. (Trinidad) 45:235-241.
  11. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  12. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  13. Shukla, U. Grasses of north-eastern India. 1996 (Grass NE India)
  14. 't Mannetje, L. & R. M. Jones, eds. 1992. Forages (Pl Res SEAs) 4:54.
  15. Thulin, M., ed. Flora of Somalia. (F Somalia)
  16. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  17. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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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=7489. Accessed 26 April 2018.