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Taxon: Cortaderia jubata (Lemoine ex Carrière) Stapf

Genus: Cortaderia
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Danthonioideae tribe: Danthonieae.
Nomen number: 403448
Place of publication: J. D. Hooker, Bot. Mag. 124: t. 7607. 1898
Name verified on: 21-Nov-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

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:
CA*, HI*°, OR*.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

Common names:

  • Andean pampas grass   (Source: Pl Invasion ) – English
  • pampas grass   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 ) – English
  • pink pampas grass   (Source: F NSWales ) – English
  • purple pampas grass   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • pampasgras   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 ) – Afrikaans
  • sacuara   (Source: Ruizia 13:222.) – Spanish (Peru)

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Western South America: Bolivia; Ecuador; Peru
    Southern South America: Argentina - Catamarca, Jujuy, La Rioja, Tucuman; Chile

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Southern Africa: South Africa - Free State, Gauteng, Western Cape
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia - New South Wales, Queensland [s.e.], Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia [s.w.]
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Oregon, Washington
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California
  • PACIFIC
    North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii

      Cultivated:
  • EUROPE
    Southwestern Europe: Spain

References:

  • Australia's Virtual Herbarium (on-line resource).
  • Allan, H. H. B. et al. 1961–. Flora of New Zealand.
  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45.
  • Conant, P. et al. 1997. Appendix. Selected plant species interfering with resource management goals in North American natural areas. 255–267 In: Luken, J. O. & J. W. Thieret, eds., Assessment and management of plant invasions. 255–267.
  • Connor, H. E. & E. Edgar. 1974. Names and types in Cortaderia Stapf (Gramineae). Taxon 23:598.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • George, A. S., ed. 1980–. Flora of Australia.
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. 2003. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.
  • Harden, G. J., ed. 1990–1993. Flora of New South Wales.
  • Henderson, L. 2001. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12.
  • Howell, C. J. & J. W. D. Sawyer. 2006. New Zealand naturalised vascular plant checklist.
  • Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry. Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (PIER): plant threats to Pacific ecosystems (on-line resource).
  • Instituto de Botánica Darwinion. 2008. Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares.
  • Jara, A. & M. Vilà. 2010. Risk analysis of potential invasive plants in Spain. J. Nat. Conservation 18:34–44.
  • Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. 1999. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75.
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince. 1993. CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia.
  • Linder, H. P. et al. 2010. A generic classification of the Danthonioideae (Poaceae). Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 97:342.
  • Okada, M. et al. 2009. Inferring the introduction history of the invasive apomictic grass Cortaderia jubata using microsatellite markers. Diversity & Distrib. 15:148–157. [this study identified southern Ecuador as the source of the original horticultural introduction].
  • Parsons, W. T. & E. G. Cuthbertson. 1992. Noxious weeds of Australia.
  • Renvoize, S. A. 1998. Gramineas de Bolivia.
  • Seed Regulatory and Testing Division, Agricultural Marketing Service, U.S.D.A. State noxious-weed seed requirements recognized in the administration of the Federal Seed Act (updated annually).
  • Tovar, Ó. 1993. Las gramíneas (Poaceae) del Perú. Ruizia 13:222.
  • Weber, E. 2003. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds.
  • Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 1994. Catalogo de la familia Poaceae en la Republica Argentina. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 47.
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Check other web resources for Cortaderia jubata (Lemoine ex Carrière) Stapf:

  • 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 del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • 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.

Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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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