Taxon profile


Tripsacum L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Poales »  family Poaceae »  subfamily Panicoideae

Scientific synonyms

Dactylodes Zanoni-Monti ex Kuntze
Digitaria Adans.

Included taxa

Number of records: 14

species Tripsacum andersonii J.R.Gray
species Tripsacum australe H. C. Cutler & E. S. Anderson
species Tripsacum cundinamarce De Wet & Timothy
species Tripsacum dactyloides (L.) L. - Eastern Gamagrass
species Tripsacum intermedium De Wet & J.R.Harlan
species Tripsacum jalapense de Wet & Brink
species Tripsacum lanceolatum Rupr. ex Fourn. - Mexican Gamagrass
species Tripsacum latifolium A.S. Hitchc. - Wideleaf Gamagrass
species Tripsacum laxum Nash - Guatemalan Gamagrass
species Tripsacum maizar Hern.-Xol. & Randolph
species Tripsacum manisuroides De Wet & J.R.Harlan
species Tripsacum peruvianum de Wet & Timothy
species Tripsacum pilosum Scribn. & Merr.
species Tripsacum zopilotense Hern.-Xol. & Randolph

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1117389]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Tripsacum Linnaeus, 1759]
Data retrieved on: 9 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Tripsacum L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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