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Published In: Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 49(8): 494. 1914[1913]. (Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts) Name publication detailView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 4/20/2009)
Item State : Description complete
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 4/20/2009)
Estatus: Nativa
Life Form: Hierba
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Flora Index Page Info: 6-355
ContributorText: R.W. Pohl
Contributor: R.W. Pohl †


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2. Mesosetum filifolium Hubb., Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 49: 494 (1913). Holotipo: Belice, Peck 136 (GH).

Por R.W. Pohl.

Mesosetum angustifolium (Swallen) Swallen, Peniculus angustifolius Swallen.

Perennes densamente cespitosas. Tallos 40-65 cm; nudos pilosos. Hojas en su mayoría basales, glabras; pelos auriculares presentes; lígula c. 0.5 mm; láminas hasta 35 cm x 1 mm, cilíndricas. Inflorescencia 2-8 cm x 5 mm; raquis 0.2-0.4 mm de ancho, triquetro. Espiguillas 4-5 mm; callo piloso; glumas libres; gluma inferior 3-3.8 mm, angostamente triangular, acuminada, longiciliada; gluma superior 4-5 mm, ciliada en el 1/2-4/5 superior, esparcidamente pilosa en el dorso, 3-nervia; lema inferior 3.6-4.7 mm, 3-nervia, ciliada en el 1/3 superior; pálea inferior ausente; lema superior 3.5-4.2 mm; anteras 2.2-2.5 mm. Sabanas secas, arenosas. B (Anderson y Fralish 589, ISC); H (Cox y Guzmán 1510, EAP); N (Pohl y Davidse 12279, ISC). 0-1000 m. (Mesoamérica, Venezuela.)




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