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Taxon: Calamovilfa longifolia (Hook.) Scribn.

 
Genus: Calamovilfa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Zoysieae
Subtribe: Sporobolinae
Nomen number: 8370
Place of publication: E. Hackel, True grasses 113. 1890
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 04-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Feb-2004
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 13 (9 active, 4 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • prairie sand-reed  (Source: F GPlains) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage
  • Environmental: revegetator; revegetator

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario (s.)]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta (s.), British Columbia (s.e.), Manitoba (s.), Saskatchewan (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana (n.w.), Michigan]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho (n.), Montana, Wyoming]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (n.e.)]


    Cultivated

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [North Dakota, South Dakota]


    Naturalized

    Northern America
    • United States (n.e.)


References:

  1. Alderson, J. & W. C. Sharp Grass varieties in the United States, U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 170, rev. ed. 1995 (Grass VarUSA)
  2. Deam, C. C. Flora of Indiana. (F Indiana)
  3. Englert, J. M. et al. 1999. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  6. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  7. Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller Vascular plants of Illinois. (F IllJones)
  8. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  9. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. (F GPlains)
  10. Ownbey, G. B. & T. Morley Vascular plants of Minnesota: a checklist and atlas. 1991 (L Minn)
  11. Stubbendieck, J. et al. 1992. North American range plants 117.
  12. Thieret, J. W. 1966. Synopsis of the genus Calamovilfa (Gramineae) (Castanea) 31:151.
  13. Voss, E. Michigan flora. (F Mich)

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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=8370. Accessed 22 February 2019.