Ortachne

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Ortachne
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Ortachne
Nees ex Steud.
Type species
Ortachne retorta
(syn of O. rariflora)
Nees ex Steud.[1]
Synonyms[4]

Ortachne is a genus of Latin American plants in the grass family.[5][6][7]

Species[4][8][9]
  1. Ortachne breviseta Hitchc. - Chile, Argentina
  2. Ortachne erectifolia (Swallen) Clayton - Costa Rica, Colombia, Venezuela, Ecuador, Peru
  3. Ortachne rariflora (Hook.f.) Hughes - Chile, Argentina
formerly included[4]

see Aristida

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tropicos, Ortachne Nees ex Steud.
  2. ^ Spegazzini, Carlo Luigi. 1880. Anales de la Sociedad Científica Argentina 9: 178
  3. ^ Tropicos, Parodiella Speg.
  4. ^ a b c Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  5. ^ Steudel, Ernst Gottlieb von. 1854. Synopsis Plantarum Glumacearum 1: 121 in Latin
  6. ^ Reeder, John Raymond & Reeder, Charlotte Olive. 1968. Boletín de la Sociedad Argentina de Botánica 12: 279f., f. 1A–B, D–F, 3
  7. ^ Grassbase - The World Online Grass Flora
  8. ^ The Plant List search for Ortachne
  9. ^ Zuloaga, F. O., E. G. Nicora, Z. E. Rúgolo de Agrasar, O. Morrone, J. F. Pensiero & A. M. Cialdella. 1994. Catálogo de la familia Poaceae en la República Argentina. Monographs in systematic botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 47: 1–178