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Taxon: Paspalum setaceum Michx.

Genus: Paspalum
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Panicoideae tribe: Paniceae.
Nomen number: 26923
Place of publication: Fl. bor.-amer. 1:43. 1803
Name verified on: 08-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 08-Mar-2004
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • fringe-leaf paspalum   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English   [Paspalum setaceum var. ciliatifolium]
  • thin paspalum   (Source: F NAmer ) – English   [Paspalum setaceum var. setaceum]
  • yellow sand paspalum   (Source: F NAmer ) – English   [Paspalum setaceum var. stramineum]

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

  • Beetle, A. A. 1977. Noteworthy grasses from Mexico V. Phytologia 37:386.
  • Davidse, G. et al., eds. 1994. Flora mesoamericana.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Howard, R. 1974–1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles.
  • McVaugh, R. 1983–. Flora Novo-Galiciana.
  • Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. 1992. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16.
  • Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 2003. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): III. Subfamilies Panicoideae, Aristidoideae, Arundinoideae, and Danthonioideae. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 46:512.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Paspalum setaceum Michx.:


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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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?26923 (24 April 2014)

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