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Group: Monocot Rank: genus Kind: Name of a new Taxon Herbarium Placement: Lehmann, lower, A, 19

Authors: Published In: Species Plantarum 2: 1045. 1753. (1 May 1753) (Sp. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
Annotation: ICN-Melbourne: 62.2 Ex. 4: "Irrespective of the fact that the generic names Andropogon and Oplopanax were originally treated as neuter by their authors, they are masculine."
Nomenclature Reason: nom. et typ. cons., see Taxon 44: 611-612 (1995)

Type Specimens
  • CT: Andropogon distachyos L. LT designated by Green, International Botanical Congress Cambridge (England), 1930. Nomenclature. Proposals by British Botanists: 155-195 (1929); see also Stapf,. Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 209-210 (1919); Clayton & Renvoize, Fl. Trop. E. Afr. Gramineae 770 (1982); Jarvis, Taxon 41: 556 (1992).
    • Lectotype designated by: Reference article Hitchcock, A. S. & M. L. Green. 1929. Standard species of Linnaean genera of Phanerogamae (1753-1754). 193, by Green. In Nom. Prop. Brit. Bot.. His Majesty's Stationery Office, London.
  • LT: Andropogon virginicus L.
    • Lectotype designated by: Reference article Hitchcock, A. S. 1920. The genera of grasses of the United States. U.S.D.A. Bull. (1915-23) 772: 260.
    • Lectotype designated by: Reference article Hitchcock, A. S. 1918. Generic types with special reference to the grasses of the United States. Amer. J. Bot. 5: 251.
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Common Names:
  • Beardgrass (English, United States)
  • blue-stem (English, United States)
  • xu mang cao shu
    • No References available

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