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Taxon: Vetiveria zizanioides (L.) Nash

Synonym of Chrysopogon zizanioides (L.) Roberty

Genus: Vetiveria
Family: Poaceae alt. Gramineae
Nomen number: 80369
Place of publication: J. K. Small, Fl. s.e. U.S. 67, 1326. 1903
Name verified on: 18-Mar-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 11-Feb-2007
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME. (previously associated with 36 accessions)

Economic importance:


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).
  • Burkill, H. M. 1994. The useful plants of west tropical Africa. 2:376–377. [accepts].
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980–. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. [accepts].
  • Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. [accepts].
  • Englert, J. M. et al. 1999–. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. [accepts].
  • Holttum, R. E. et al. 1953–1971. A revised flora of Malaya. [accepts].
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 4:656. [accepts].
  • Lazarides, M. 1980. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia. [accepts].
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. [accepts].
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970–. Flora of [West] Pakistan. [accepts].
  • Oyen, L. P. A. & Nguyen Xuan Dung, eds. 1999. Essential-oil plants. 19:167–172 In: Faridah Hanum, I. & L. J. G. van der Maesen, eds., Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA). 19:167–172. [accepts].
  • Rehm, S. & G. Espig. 1991. The cultivated plants of the tropics and subtropics. [accepts].
  • Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. [accepts].
  • Shukla, U. 1996. Grasses of north-eastern India. [accepts].
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952–. Flora of tropical East Africa. [mentions & accepts].
  • Veldkamp, J. F. 1999. A revision of Chrysopogon Trin., including Vetiveria Bory (Poaceae) in Thailand and Malesia with notes on some other species from Africa and Australia. Austrobaileya 5:522.
  • Zon, A. P. M. van der. 1992. Graminées du Cameroun. [accepts].
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