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Taxon: Bothriochloa barbinodis (Lag.) Herter

Genus: Bothriochloa
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Panicoideae tribe: Andropogoneae.
Nomen number: 7462
Place of publication: Revista Sudamer. Bot. 6:135. 1940
Name verified on: 17-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 17-Mar-2004
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9).
Accessions: 87 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:

  • cane bluestem   (Source: Dict Rehm ) – English

Economic importance:

  • Environmental: erosion control   (for xeriscaping and restoration of disturbed sites fide NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2001)
  • Environmental: ornamental   (for xeriscaping and restoration of disturbed sites fide NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2001)
  • Environmental: revegetator   (for xeriscaping and restoration of disturbed sites fide NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2001)
  • Animal food: forage   (fide F Patag; NRCS Cons Pl Mat 2001)
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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Naturalized:
  • naturalized elsewhere

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45.
  • Burkart, A. E., ed. 1969–. Flora ilustrada de Entre Rios.
  • Correa, M. N. 1969–. Flora patagonica.
  • 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.
  • Gould, F. W. 1967. The grass genus Andropogon in the United States. Brittonia 19:74.
  • Hitchcock, A. S. 1950. Manual of the grasses of the United States, ed. 2. [= Andropogon barbinodis Lag.].
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains. [= Andropogon barbinodis Lag.].
  • McVaugh, R. 1983–. Flora Novo-Galiciana.
  • Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants.
  • 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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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Bothriochloa barbinodis (Lag.) Herter:


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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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?7462 (23 November 2014)

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