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Taxon: Tripsacum dactyloides (L.) L.

Genus: Tripsacum section: Tripsacum
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Panicoideae tribe: Andropogoneae.
Nomen number: 40489
Place of publication: Syst. nat. ed. 10, 2:1261. 1759
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 04-Mar-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 04-Mar-2009
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).
Accessions: 135 in National Plant Germplasm System.
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  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, Indiana [s.], Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, West Virginia
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska [s.e.], Oklahoma, Wisconsin
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
    Northern Mexico: Mexico - Coahuila, Durango, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas
    Southern Mexico: Mexico - Aguascalientes, Chiapas, Federal District, Guerrero, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: Bahamas; Cuba; Hispaniola [possibly]
    Mesoamerica: Belize; Costa Rica; Guatemala; Honduras; Panama
    Northern South America: French Guiana; Guyana; Suriname; Venezuela
    Western South America: Colombia

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Alderson, J. & W. C. Sharp. 1995. Grass varieties in the United States, U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 170, rev. ed.
  • Bergquist, R. R. 1981. Transfer from Tripsacum dactyloides to corn of a major gene locus conditioning resistance to Puccinia sorghi. Phytopathology 71:518–520.
  • Blakey, C. A. et al. 2001. Apomixis in Tripsacum: Comparative mapping of a multigene phenomenon. Genome 44:222–230.
  • Blakey, C. A. et al. 2007. Tripsacum genetics: from observations along a river to molecular genomics. Maydica 52:81–99.
  • Boggan, J. et al. 1997. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas, ed. 2.
  • Bomblies, K. & J. F. Doebley. 2005. Molecular evolution of FLORICAULA/LEAFY orthologs in the Andropogoneae (Poaceae). Molec. Biol. Evol. 22:1082–1094.
  • Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll. 1982. Flora of the Bahama archipelago.
  • Davidse, G. et al., eds. 1994. Flora mesoamericana.
  • Englert, J. M. et al. 1999–. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource).
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2.
  • Görts-van Rijn, A. R. A., ed. 1986–. Flora of the Guianas.
  • Herrera-Arrieta, Y. 2001. Las Gramíneus de Durango.
  • Hitchcock, A. S. 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2.
  • Leblanc, O. et al. 2009. Seed development and inheritance studies in apomictic maize-Tripsacum hybrids reveal barriers for the transfer of apomixis into sexual crops. Int. J. Developm. Biol. 53:585–596. [this study examined hybrids of Tripsacum dactyloides].
  • León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier). 1946–1962. Flora de Cuba.; suppl. 1969
  • Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles. 1999. Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York.
  • Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2.
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  • McVaugh, R. 1983–. Flora Novo-Galiciana.
  • Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. 1992. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16. 261.
  • Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants.
  • Schnabel, R. R. 1999. Improving water quality using native grasses. 46–54 In: Ritchie, J. C. et al., eds., Proceedings of the Second Eastern Native Grass Symposium, November 17-19, 1999. Baltimore, Maryland. 46–54.
  • Voss, E. 1972–. Michigan flora.
  • Wilkes, G. 2004. Corn, strange and marvelous: but is a definitive origin known? 3–63 In: Smith, C. W. et al., eds., Corn: origin, history, technology, and production. 3–63.
  • Wursirika, R. et al. 2011. Chapter 11. Zea. 477 In: Kole, C., ed., Wild crop relatives: genomic and breeding resources, cereals. 477. [mentions].
  • Zuloaga, F. O. et al. 2003. Catalogue of New World grasses (Poaceae): III. Subfamilies Panicoideae, Aristidoideae, Arundinoideae, and Danthonioideae. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 46:624.
  • de Wet, J. M. J. et al. 1981. Systematics of South American Tripsacum (Gramineae). Amer. J. Bot. 68:272.
  • de Wet, J. M. J. et al. 1982. Systematics of Tripsacum dactyloides (Gramineae). Amer. J. Bot. 69:1251–57.
  • Webster's third new international dictionary.
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