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  1. Family: Poaceae Barnhart
    1. Genus: Dichanthelium (Hitchc. & Chase) Gould
      1. Dichanthelium leucothrix (Nash) Freckmann

        This species is accepted, and its native range is New Jersey to Texas, E. Mexico to Nicaragua, Caribbean.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alabama, Belize, Dominican Republic, Florida, Georgia, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Louisiana, Maryland, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mississippi, New Jersey, Nicaragua, North Carolina, Panamá, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Dichanthelium leucothrix (Nash) Freckmann appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Nash, G. V. [1338], Florida Panicum leucothrix K000674406

    Bibliography

    First published in Phytologia 48: 101 (1981)

    Not accepted by

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

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Thomas, J.R. (2015). Revision of Dichanthelium sect. Lanuginosa (Poaceae) Phytoneuron 2015-50: 1-59.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • USDA, NRCS (2005- continuously updated). Natural Resources Conservation Services Plant Database http://plants.usda.gov/cgi_bin/topics.cgi?earl=checklist.html.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0