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Taxon: Tridens muticus (Torr.) Nash

Genus: Tridens
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Chloridoideae tribe: Cynodonteae.
Nomen number: 40153
Place of publication: J. K. Small, Fl. s.e. U.S. 143. 1903
Name verified on: 21-Jan-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-Jan-2004
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.


See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • rough tridens   (Source: F NC Tex ) – English   [Tridens muticus var. elongatus]
  • slim tridens   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • slim tridens   (Source: F NC Tex ) – English   [Tridens muticus var. muticus]
  • tridente alargado   (Source: Grass Util Mex [as T. elongatus]) – Spanish   [Tridens muticus var. elongatus]
  • tridente esbelto   (Source: Grass Util Mex ) – Spanish   [Tridens muticus var. muticus]

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 37:403.
  • Cronquist, A. et al. 1972–. Intermountain flora.
  • Diggs, G. M., Jr. et al. 1999. Shinner's and Mahler's illustrated flora of North Central Texas.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Gould, F. W. & R. Moran. 1981. The grasses of Baja California, Mexico.
  • Gould, F. W. 1975. The grasses of Texas.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Hitchcock, A. S. 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2.
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico.
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  • Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. 1992. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16.
  • Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins. 1964. Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert.
  • Tateoka, T. 1961. A biosystematic study of Tridens (Gramineae). Amer. J. Bot. 48:572.
  • Yatskievych, G. 1999–. Steyermark's Flora of Missouri, revised edition.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Tridens muticus (Torr.) Nash:


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].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?40153 (16 September 2014)

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