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Taxon: Spartina densiflora Brongn.

Genus: Spartina
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Chloridoideae tribe: Zoysieae.
Nomen number: 416236
Place of publication: L. I. Duperrey, Voy. monde 2(Phanérogamie):14. 1829
Name verified on: 24-Feb-2004 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:
CAª*, ORª*, WAª*.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

Common names:

  • dense-flower cordgrass   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • capim-praturá   (Source: F SCatarin ) – Portuguese

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Brazil: Brazil - Parana, Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina, Sao Paulo
    Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires, Chaco, Chubut, Cordoba, Federal District, La Pampa, Rio Negro, San Luis, Santa Cruz, Santa Fe; Chile; Uruguay

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Northern Africa: Morocco
  • EUROPE
    Southwestern Europe: Spain
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Oregon, Washington
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California

References:

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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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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?416236 (26 November 2014)

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