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Taxon: Panicum miliaceum L.

Genus: Panicum
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Panicoideae tribe: Paniceae.
Nomen number: 317710
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:58. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 24-Sep-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).
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.


SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared aquatic or terrestrial noxious weed and/or noxious-weed seed in these U.S. states (see state noxious weed lists), with links to state information or web documents:
CO*, WI°, WY*.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • broom millet   (Source: AH 505 ) – English   [Panicum miliaceum subsp. miliaceum]
  • broomcorn millet   (Source: Blumea 41:198. 1996) – English   [Panicum miliaceum subsp. miliaceum]
  • brown millet   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • Chinese millet   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • common millet   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • common millet   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English   [Panicum miliaceum subsp. miliaceum]
  • French millet   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • hog millet   (Source: AH 505 ) – English   [Panicum miliaceum subsp. miliaceum]
  • little millet   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • millet panic   (Source: Pl Names ) – English
  • panic millet   (Source: F NAmer ) – English   [Panicum miliaceum subsp. miliaceum]
  • panicum millet   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • proso millet   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English   [Panicum miliaceum subsp. miliaceum]
  • red millet   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • white French millet   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • white millet   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • wild proso millet   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English   [Panicum miliaceum subsp. ruderale]
  • ji   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • kibi   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French   [Panicum miliaceum subsp. miliaceum]
  • millet commun   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – French   [Panicum miliaceum subsp. miliaceum]
  • panic faux-millet   (Source: L Noms French ed7 ) – French
  • Rispenhirse   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – German   [Panicum miliaceum subsp. miliaceum]
  • cheena   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – India   [Panicum miliaceum subsp. miliaceum]
  • chin   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – India   [Panicum miliaceum subsp. miliaceum]
  • miglio   (Source: Mult Glossary Crops ) – Italian
  • kibi   (Source: F Okin ) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • gijang   (Source: F Korea ) – Transcribed Korean
  • milho-miúdo   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Portuguese   [Panicum miliaceum subsp. miliaceum]
  • mijo   (Source: Ann Mo BG . 1996) – Spanish
  • mijo común   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish   [Panicum miliaceum subsp. miliaceum]
  • millo   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – Spanish   [Panicum miliaceum subsp. miliaceum]
  • hirs   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish
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Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Iran [e.]
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Eastern Siberia [s.], Western Siberia [s.]
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan [e.]; Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan
    Mongolia: Mongolia
    China: China

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Southern Africa: Botswana; Lesotho; South Africa
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia - New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia [s.e.], Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia [s.w.]
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Mexico
  • PACIFIC
    North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii

      Cultivated:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China
    Eastern Asia: Japan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan; India
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    South America

References:

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Panicum miliaceum L.:

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP: North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • CNWG: Catalogue of New World Grasses Searchable Database
  • Grass Manual on the Web: Manual of Grasses for North America North of Mexico
  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AusGrass2: Australian grass data from Bryan K. Simon’s on-line database
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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:

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?317710 (24 October 2014)

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