Muhlenbergia texana

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Muhlenbergia texana


Taxonavigation: Poales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Cladus: Commelinids
Ordo: Poales

Familia: Poaceae
Subfamilia: Chloridoideae
Tribus: Cynodonteae
Subtribus: Muhlenbergiinae
Genus: Muhlenbergia
Species: Muhlenbergia texana


Muhlenbergia texana Buckley, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 14: 91 (1862 publ. 1863).


  • Muhlenbergia texana Thurb. = Muhlenbergia porteri Scribn. in W.J.Beal, Grass. N. Amer. 2: 259 (1896).


  • Homotypic
    • Muhlenbergia buckleyana Scribn. ex J.M.Coult., Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 1: 56 (1890), nom. superfl.
    • Podosemum texanum (Buckley) Bush, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 7: 41 (1921).
  • Heterotypic
    • Agrostis barbata Buckley, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 14: 334 (1862 publ. 1863), pro syn.


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Southern Central USA
      • Arizona, New Mexico, Texas
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary references[edit]

Additional references[edit]

  • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.


Vernacular names[edit]

English: Texas muhly
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