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Taxon: Chloris barbata Sw.

Genus: Chloris
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Chloridoideae tribe: Cynodonteae.
Nomen number: 10240
Place of publication: Fl. Ind. occid. 1:200. 1797
Comments:
  • based on Andropogon barbatus sensu L. (1771), non L. (1759) that was explicitly excluded by Swartz (by explicit inclusion in C. polydactyla Sw., Melbourne ICN Art. 48.1)
  • non Chloris barbata (L.) Nash (= C. elata Desv.)
Name verified on: 10-Nov-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-Jan-2014
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9).
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:


Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Naturalized:
  • widely naturalized in tropics & subtropics

      Other:
  • origin obscure

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Bor, N. L. 1960. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan.
  • CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland. Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988)
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980–. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Fosberg, F. R. 1976. Status of the name Chloris barbata (L.) Swartz. Taxon 25:176–178. [lists as C. barbata sensu Sw. (non (L.) Sw.) = C. inflata Link].
  • Görts-van Rijn, A. R. A., ed. 1986–. Flora of the Guianas.
  • Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1973–. Flora of Ecuador. [accepts as C. barbata (L.) Sw. and lists C. barbatus sensu Sw. as synonym of C. inflata Link].
  • Holm, L. et al. 1979. A geographical atlas of world weeds.
  • Howard, R. 1974–1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles. [= C. inflata Link].
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  • Kartesz, J. T. & K. N. Gandhi. 1992. Chloris barbata Sw. and C. elata Desvaux (Poaceae), the earlier names for C. inflata Link and C. dandyana Adams. Rhodora 94:135–140.
  • Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953–1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2.
  • Lazarides, M. 1980. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia.
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970–. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  • Nicolson, D. H. et al. 1988. An interpretation of Van Rheede's Hortus Malabaricus. Regnum Veg. 119:307.
  • Smith, A. C. 1979–1991. Flora vitiensis nova. [lists as C. barbata auct. = C. inflata Link].
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952–. Flora of tropical East Africa.
  • Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 1994. Catalogo de la familia Poaceae en la Republica Argentina. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 47.
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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?10240 (28 July 2014)

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