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Taxon: Urochloa panicoides P. Beauv.

Genus: Urochloa
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Panicoideae tribe: Paniceae.
Nomen number: 40914
Place of publication: Ess. Agrostogr. 53, t. 11, fig. 1. 1812
Name verified on: 13-Apr-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 03-Apr-1997
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9).
Accessions: 2 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 FEDERAL AND STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared noxious weed by USDA-APHIS.
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:
AL*, FL*, MA*, NC*.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

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Economic importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant   (fide Darwiniana 31:94. 1992)

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Eritrea; Ethiopia; Somalia; Sudan
    East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania; Uganda
    South Tropical Africa: Malawi; Mozambique; Zambia; Zimbabwe
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Arabian Peninsula: Yemen
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India; Pakistan

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Southern Africa: Botswana; Namibia; South Africa
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, Texas
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona
    Mexico
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: Cuba
    Southern South America: Argentina

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Synonyms:


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Images:

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  • 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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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
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?40914 (02 October 2014)

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