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Taxon: Paspalum quadrifarium Lam.

Genus: Paspalum
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Panicoideae tribe: Paniceae.
Nomen number: 26909
Place of publication: Tabl. encycl. 1:176. 1791
Name verified on: 16-May-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 10-Mar-2003
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9).
Accessions: 25 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:

  • tussock paspalum   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • paja colorada   (Source: F NAmer ) – Spanish
  • paja manse   (Source: F NAmer ) – Spanish
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Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Brazil: Brazil
    Southern South America: Argentina; Paraguay; Uruguay

      Naturalized:
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia [e.]
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    United States [s.e.]

References:

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Check other web resources for Paspalum quadrifarium Lam.:


Images:

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  • 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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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?26909 (24 October 2014)

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