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Taxon: Chloris verticillata Nutt.

Genus: Chloris
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Chloridoideae tribe: Cynodonteae.
Nomen number: 103627
Place of publication: Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc. ser. 2, 5:150. 1835
Name verified on: 10-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 10-Feb-2004
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • tumble windmill grass   (Source: Names Beetle ) – English
  • windmill grass   (Source: Grass US ) – English

Economic importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant   (fide Grass US)
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Naturalized:
  • naturalized elsewhere

References:

  • Allen, C. M. 1980. Grasses of Louisiana.
  • Beetle, A. A. 1970. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31.
  • Beetle, A. A. 1977. Noteworthy grasses from Mexico V. Phytologia 37:340.
  • Eilers, L. J. & D. M. Roosa. 1994. The vascular plants of Iowa.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Hitchcock, A. S. 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2.
  • Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller. 1955. Vascular plants of Illinois. [introduced].
  • Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1977. Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains.
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  • Smith, E. B. 1978. An atlas and annotated list of the vascular plants of Arkansas.
  • Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri.
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Check other web resources for Chloris verticillata Nutt.:


Images:

More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?103627 (23 October 2014)

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