Genus: Trisetum Pers.

Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Poeae
Subtribe: Aveninae
Genus number: 12425
Last updated: 05-Jun-2019
Accession Count: 114 (87 active, 33 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: a proposal for conservation (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4) Trisetaria Forssk. has failed

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Finot, V. L. et al. 2004. A revision of Trisetum, Peyritschia, and Sphenopholis (Poaceae: Pooideae: Aveninae) in Mexico and Central America. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 91:1-30.
  2. Finot, V. L. et al. 2005. A revision of Trisetum (Poaceae: Pooideae: Aveninae) in South America. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 92:533-568.
  3. Finot, V. L. et al. 2005. A revision of Trisetum and Graphephorum (Poaceae: Pooideae: Aveninae) in North America north of Mexico. Sida 21:1419-1453.
  4. Finot, V. L. et al. 2006. Two new combinations in Peyritschia (Poaceae: Pooideae: Aveninae). Sida 22:895-903.
  5. Quintanar, A. & S. Castroviejo. 2010. (1969) Proposal to conserve Trisetum against Trisetaria (Gramineae). Taxon 59:1602-1603. Note: proposal number originally incorrect as "1947"

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 8 July 2020.