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Dichanthelium acuminatum (Sw.) Gould & C.A. Clark var. fasciculatum (Torr.) Freckmann
Western panicgrass



General Information
Symbol: DIACF
Group: Monocot
Family: Poaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Graminoid
Native Status: CAN   N
PR   N
L48   N
Data Source and Documentation
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Distribution Map
green distribution legend Present blank legend Absent/Unreported

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USA (AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, GA, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY), USA+ (PR), CAN (AB, BC, MB, NB, NS, ON, PE, QC, SK)

Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
DISU13 Dichanthelium subvillosum (Ashe) Mohlenbr.
PALAF2 Panicum lanuginosum Elliott var. fasciculatum (Torr.) Fernald
PACU3 Panicum curtifolium Nash
DILA11 Dichanthelium lanuginosum (Elliott) Gould
PATE15 Panicum tennesseense Ashe
PAGL10 Panicum glutinoscabrum Fernald
PALAI Panicum lanuginosum Elliott var. implicatum (Scribn.) Fernald
PALAH Panicum lanuginosum Elliott var. huachucae (Ashe) Hitchc.
PAACF Panicum acuminatum Sw. var. fasciculatum (Torr.) Lelong
PAHU4 Panicum huachucae Ashe
PALAT Panicum lanuginosum Elliott var. tennesseense (Ashe) Gleason
PAPA Panicum pacificum Hitchc. & Chase
PALIF Panicum lindheimeri Nash var. fasciculatum (Torr.) Fernald
PALA29 Panicum languidum Hitchc.
PAACI Panicum acuminatum Sw. var. implicatum (Scribn.) C.F. Reed
PASU6 Panicum subvillosum Ashe
DIACI Dichanthelium acuminatum (Sw.) Gould & C.A. Clark var. implicatum (Scribn.) Gould & C.A. Clark
DILAF Dichanthelium lanuginosum (Elliott) Gould var. fasciculatum (Torr.) Spellenb.
PAIM3 Panicum implicatum Scribn.
PABR7 Panicum brodiei H. St. John
PAHUF2 Panicum huachucae Ashe var. fasciculatum (Torr.) F.T. Hubbard
PAOC Panicum occidentale Scribn.
PALA18 Panicum lanuginosum Elliott, non Bosc ex Spreng.
PALA17 Panicum lassenianum Schmoll

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass Commelinidae
Order Cyperales
Family Poaceae – Grass family
Genus Dichanthelium (Hitchc. & Chase) Gould – rosette grass
Species Dichanthelium acuminatum (Sw.) Gould & C.A. Clark – tapered rosette grass
Variety Dichanthelium acuminatum (Sw.) Gould & C.A. Clark var. fasciculatum (Torr.) Freckmann – western panicgrass

Subordinate Taxa

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Legal Status

Threatened and Endangered Information:
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete protected plant list for that location.
Indiana
Panicum subvillosum
a panic-grass
Extirpated
Tennessee
Panicum curtifolium
short-leaved panic grass
Endangered

Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

Cover

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Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover