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Taxon: Phragmites karka (Retz.) Trin. ex Steud.

Genus: Phragmites
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Arundinoideae tribe: Arundineae.
Nomen number: 28094
Place of publication: Nomencl. bot. ed. 2, 2:324. 1841
Name verified on: 18-Aug-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 17-Jul-2014
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Eritrea; Ethiopia; Somalia; Sudan
    East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Uganda
    West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon
    West Tropical Africa: Benin; Ghana; Guinea-Bissau; Mali; Niger; Nigeria; Senegal; Sierra Leone
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Arabian Peninsula: Yemen
    China: China - Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Sichuan, Yunnan [s.]
    Eastern Asia: Japan; Taiwan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan; India - Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Orissa, Tamil Nadu, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal; Nepal; Pakistan; Sri Lanka
    Indo-China: Cambodia; Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
    Malesia: Brunei; Indonesia; Malaysia; Papua New Guinea; Philippines
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia - Northern Territory, Queensland [n.], South Australia [n.], Western Australia [n.]

References:

  • Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963–1968. Flora of Java.
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  • Coode, M. J. E. et al., eds. 1996. A checklist of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Brunei Darussalam.
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980–. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon.
  • Editorial Committee of the Flora of Taiwan. 1993–. Flora of Taiwan, 2nd ed. [= P. vallatoria (L.) Veldkamp].
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource).
  • George, A. S., ed. 1980–. Flora of Australia. [= P. vallatoria (L.) Veldkamp].
  • Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984–. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim.
  • Hara, H. et al. 1978–1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  • Hedberg, I. & S. Edwards. 1989–. Flora of Ethiopia. (and Eritrea. 2000)
  • Holttum, R. E. et al. 1953–1971. A revised flora of Malaya.
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  • Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953–1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2.
  • Koyama, T. 1987. Grasses of Japan and its neighboring regions.
  • Lazarides, M. 1980. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia.
  • Merrill, E. D. 1922–1926. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants.
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970–. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963–. Flora iranica.
  • Shukla, U. 1996. Grasses of north-eastern India.
  • Sreekumar, P. V. & V. J. Nair. 1991. Flora of Kerala - grasses.
  • Thulin, M., ed. 1993–. Flora of Somalia.
  • Turner, I. M. 1995. A catalogue of the vascular plants of Malaya. Gardens' Bull. Singapore vol. 47. [= P. vallatoria (L.) Veldkamp].
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952–. Flora of tropical East Africa.
  • Veldkamp, J. F. 1992. Miscellaneous notes on Southeast Asian Gramineae. VII. Blumea 37:233. [= P. vallatoria (L.) Veldkamp].
  • Wood, J. R. I. 1997. A handbook of the flora of Yemen.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
  • Zon, A. P. M. van der. 1992. Graminées du Cameroun.
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Check other web resources for Phragmites karka (Retz.) Trin. ex Steud.:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AusGrass2: Australian grass data from Bryan K. Simon’s on-line database
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images:

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  • 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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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?28094 (02 August 2014)

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