Taxon: Muhlenbergia macroura (Kunth) Hitchc.

 
Genus: Muhlenbergia
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Chloridoideae
      Tribe: Cynodonteae
Nomen number: 103642
Place of publication: N. Amer. fl. 17:468. 1935
Name Verified on: 20-août-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-août-1994
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: potential as fiber (for papermaking fide Mejia Saules & Davila Aranda 1992)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Chihuahua, - Durango, - San Luis Potosi
    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Aguascalientes, - Chiapas, - Guanajuato, - Hidalgo, - Jalisco, - Mexico, - Michoacan, - Morelos, - Oaxaca, - Puebla, - Tlaxcala, - Veracruz, - Federal District
  • Southern America

    • Mesoamerica: Guatemala

References:

  • Webster's third new international dictionary. 1961 (Websters Dict)
  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Davidse, G. et al., eds. Flora mesoamericana. 1994 (F Mesoamer)
  • Herrera-Arrieta, Y. & P. M. Peterson 2007. Muhlenbergia (Poaceae) de Chihuahua, México Sida, Bot. Misc. 29:41-43.
  • McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. 1983- (F NGalicia)
  • Mejía-Saulés, M. T. & P. Dávila A. Gramíneas Útiles de México. Cuad. Inst. Biol. 16. 1992 (Grass Util Mex)
  • Mejía-Saules, T. 1993. Uso de Muhlenbergia macroura (Poaceae: Eragrostideae) en la región de Perote, Veracruz, México Bol. Soc. Bot. México 53:141-147.
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Muhlenbergia macroura (Kunth) Hitchc. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • CNWG: Catalogue of New World Grasses Searchable Database
  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.