Genus: Nassella (Trin.) É. Desv.

Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Pooideae
Tribe: Stipeae
Common names: needlegrass
Genus number: 7991
Last updated: 21-Mar-2017
Accession Count: 137 (102 active, 67 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Barkworth, M. E. & M. A. Torres. 2001. Distribution and diagnostic characters of Nassella (Poaceae: Stipeae). Taxon 50:439-468.
  2. Reyna, J. V. & M. E. Barkworth. 1994. El genero Nassella (Poaceae: Stipeae) en Mexico. Acta Bot. Mex. 26:63-75.

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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 10 August 2020.