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Taxon: Bouteloua curtipendula (Michx.) Torr.

 
Genus: Bouteloua
Section: Bouteloua
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Subtribe: Boutelouinae
Nomen number: 7524
Place of publication: R. B. Marcy, Explor. Red River Louisiana 300. 1853 (W. H. Emory, Not. milit. reconn. 154. 1848, nom. provis.)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 24-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 232 (166 active, 101 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage (grazing fide Intermt F; Grass Util Mex)
  • Environmental: lawn/turf

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Manitoba, Saskatchewan (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, Maine, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia (e.), Connecticut]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Illinois, Oklahoma, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Wyoming (e.)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Florida (n.), Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, South Carolina, Virginia (n. & w.), Mississippi, Tennessee]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California (s.), Nevada (s.), Utah]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Durango, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Sonora, Tamaulipas, Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Aguascalientes, Chiapas, Guanajuato, Hidalgo, Jalisco, México, Michoacán de Ocampo, Oaxaca, Puebla, Querétaro, Tlaxcala, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Guatemala, Nicaragua
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Uruguay


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  3. Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. (F Mesoamer)
  4. Englert, J. M. et al. 1999. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  5. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  6. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  7. Gould, F. W. The grasses of Texas. 1975 (Grass Tex)
  8. Gould, F. W. 1979. The genus Bouteloua (Poaceae) Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 66:374.
  9. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  10. Herrera-Arrieta, Y. et al. Revisión de Bouteloua Lag. (Poaceae). 2004 (Rev Bouteloua)
  11. Johnson, P. G. 2000. An overview of North American native grasses adapted to meet the demand for low-maintenance turf (Diversity) 16:40-41.
  12. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  13. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  14. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  15. Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16. 1992 (Grass Util Mex)
  16. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  17. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). (Atlas Tenn Online)
  18. Zuloaga, F. O. et al. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en la República Argentina. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 47. 1994 (L Grass Argent)

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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=7524. Accessed 25 March 2019.