Genus: Orthacanthus P. M. Peterson & Romasch.

Possible synonym of: Tragus Haller

 
Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Genus number: 29721
Last updated: 30-May-2017
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

Reference:

  1. Peterson, P. M. et al. 2016. A molecular phylogeny and classification of the Cynodonteae (Poaceae: Chloridoideae) with four new genera: Orthacanthus, Triplasiella, Tripogonella, and Zaqiqah; three new subtribes: Dactylocteniinae, Orininae, and Zaqiqahinae; and a subgeneric classification of Distichlis. Taxon 65:1263-1287. DOI: 10.12705/656.4

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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/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=29721. Accessed 22 August 2019.