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Digitaria insularis (L.) Mez ex Ekman

Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Common name:
Long grass
sour grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Digitaria insularis (L.) Mez ex Ekman
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Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka

Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Common name:
rose Natal grass
Natal Grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka
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Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka

Min. Elevation:
77  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Open, disturbed grassland with Leucaena.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Carribean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
Judith Knight  Search this
A. Díaz  Search this
Place:
Camp Santiago. National Guard Training Area; Romeo sector; along road to Rio Nigua., Salinas, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
10 May 2013
Common name:
rose Natal grass
Natal Grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka
Barcode:
01016392
USNM Number:
3674947
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Panicum comophyllum Nash

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Amos A. Heller  Search this
E. Gertrude Heller  Search this
Type Status:
Isotype
Place:
Santurca., Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
9 Jan 1899
Common name:
tapered rosette grass
hairy panic grass
Woolly Panic Grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Plantae Monocotyledonae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Cyperales Poaceae Poaceae Panicoideae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Panicum comophyllum Nash
Dichanthelium acuminatum (Sw.) Gould & C.A. Clark
Barcode:
00148369
USNM Number:
80593
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Paspalum millegrana Schrad.

Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Common name:
Sour Grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Paspalum millegrana Schrad.
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Paspalum millegrana Schrad.

Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Common name:
Sour Grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Paspalum millegrana Schrad.
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Sporobolus indicus (L.) R. Br.

Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Common name:
smut grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Chloridoideae
Published Name:
Sporobolus indicus (L.) R. Br.
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Cenchrus purpureus (Schumach.) Morrone

Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Common name:
Elephant grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Cenchrus purpureus (Schumach.) Morrone
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Cenchrus purpureus (Schumach.) Morrone

Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Common name:
Elephant grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Cenchrus purpureus (Schumach.) Morrone
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Andropogon barbatus L.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
S. W. Brown  Search this
Type Status:
Type fragment
Place:
Jamaica, West Indies - Neotropics
Common name:
windmill grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Plantae Monocotyledonae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Cyperales Poaceae Poaceae Panicoideae Chloridoideae
Published Name:
Andropogon barbatus L.
Chloris sp.
Barcode:
00156581
USNM Number:
76445
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Setaria magna Griseb.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
W. Purdie  Search this
Type Status:
Type fragment
Type Citation:
Grisebach, A. H. R. 1864. Fl. Brit. W.I. (Grisebach). 554.
Place:
Along lagoons behind the Ferry., Jamaica, West Indies - Neotropics
Common name:
giant bristle grass
giant foxtail grass
salt-marsh foxtail grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Setaria magna Griseb.
Barcode:
00409926
USNM Number:
977862
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Bothriochloa pertusa (L.) A. Camus

Min. Elevation:
100  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Open grounds with gravel.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Carribean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
Judith Knight  Search this
Place:
Camp Santiago. National Guard Training Area; Romeo sector; Forest Service Headquarters Grounds., Salinas, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
10 May 2013
Common name:
Rosemary grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Bothriochloa pertusa (L.) A. Camus
Barcode:
01016375
USNM Number:
3674933
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Bothriochloa pertusa (L.) A. Camus

Min. Elevation:
240  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Along trail through secondary disturbed forest.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Carribean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
Judith Knight  Search this
Place:
Camp Santiago. National Guard Training Area; Mike sector; along trail from northern side of Piedras Chiquitas leading south into secondary dry forest., Salinas, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
24 May 2013
Common name:
Rosemary grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Bothriochloa pertusa (L.) A. Camus
Barcode:
00841440
USNM Number:
3668679
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Bothriochloa pertusa (L.) A. Camus

Min. Elevation:
100  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Open field.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
Judith Knight  Search this
Place:
Camp Santiago. National Guard Training Area; Romeo sector; Forest Service Headquarters, Salinas, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
28 Sep 2013
Common name:
Rosemary grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Bothriochloa pertusa (L.) A. Camus
Barcode:
01016434
USNM Number:
3674714
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Bothriochloa pertusa (L.) A. Camus

Min. Elevation:
103  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Open urban center  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
Judith Knight  Search this
Place:
Camp Santiago. National Guard Training Area; Romeo sector; Forest Service Headquarters, Salinas, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
23 Sep 2013
Common name:
Rosemary grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Bothriochloa pertusa (L.) A. Camus
Barcode:
01219331
USNM Number:
3669844
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Lasiacis anomala Hitchc.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Hitchcock  Search this
Type Status:
Holotype
Type Citation:
Hitchcock, A. S. 1919. J. Wash. Acad. Sci. 9: 37.
Place:
Fort George Rd., Port of Spain., Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
27 Nov 1912
Common name:
Bamboo grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Lasiacis anomala Hitchc.
Other Numbers:
fiche number : 0034/C02
Barcode:
00134096
USNM Number:
865557
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Lasiacis anomala Hitchc.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Albert S. Hitchcock  Search this
Type Status:
Isotype
Type Citation:
Hitchcock, A. S. 1919. J. Wash. Acad. Sci. 9: 37.
Place:
Fort George rd., Port of Spain., Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
27 Nov 1912
Common name:
Bamboo grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Lasiacis anomala Hitchc.
Other Numbers:
fiche number : 0034/C03
Barcode:
00134095
USNM Number:
865558
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Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.

Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Common name:
Punie
Bermuda grass
scutch grass
Crabgrass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Chloridoideae
Published Name:
Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
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Paspalum distichum L.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Charles Wright  Search this
Place:
Cuba, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
1865
Common name:
Mutie tai
jointed crown grass
knot grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Panicoideae
Published Name:
Paspalum distichum L.
Barcode:
01019286
USNM Number:
824185
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Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.

Min. Elevation:
13  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Early successional vegetation dominated by pithecellobium dulce, leucaena leucocephella and jasminium pluminense.  Search this
Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
Judith Knight  Search this
A. Díaz  Search this
Place:
Fort Allen Training Center, Juana Diaz, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
27 Sep 2013
Common name:
Punie
Bermuda grass
scutch grass
Crabgrass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Chloridoideae
Published Name:
Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.
Barcode:
01016423
USNM Number:
3674703
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
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