Taxon: Bouteloua oligostachya (Nutt.) Torr. ex A. Gray

Synonym of Bouteloua gracilis (Kunth) Lag. ex Griffiths

Genus: Bouteloua
Section: Chondrosum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Subtribe: Boutelouinae
Nomen number: 7531
Place of publication: Manual ed. 2:553. 1856
Link to protologue:
Comment: correct name for B. gracilis (Kunth) Lag. ex Griffiths unless B. gracilis is conserved
Name Verified on: 05-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


  • Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. 1972- (Intermt F)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  • Gould, F. W. 1979. The genus Bouteloua (Poaceae) Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 66:392.
  • Herrera-Arrieta, Y. et al. Revisión de Bouteloua Lag. (Poaceae). 2004 (Rev Bouteloua)
  • Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)

Check other web resources for Bouteloua oligostachya (Nutt.) Torr. ex A. Gray :