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Noun1.Andropogon - tall annual or perennial grasses with spikelike racemesAndropogon - tall annual or perennial grasses with spikelike racemes; warm regions
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
broom grass - any of several grasses of the genus Andropogon; used in broom making
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sacchari reside in the family Araceae (Arum and Caladium) as well as Poaceae including Andropogon, Arthraxon, Avena, Echinochloa, Hordeum, Oryza, Oryzopsis, Panicum, Pannisetum, Saccharum (preferred host plant), Setaria, Sorghum, Themeda, Thysanolaema, Triticum, and Zea (Singh et al.
Arrill & Izag., Andropogon bicomis, Andropogon lateralis Nees, Themeda quadrivalvis (L.) Kuntze and Hyparrhenia rufa Fig.
Asi, Andropogon bicornis (17.4 [+ o -] 1.32) fue la especie mas abundante (HSD de Tukey, P < 0.05), seguida por Cespedesia spathulata (1.86 [+ o -] 0.48), Vernonia arborescens (0.24 [+ o -] 0.20), Vernonia braccharoides (0.24 [+ o -] 0.07) y Andropogon leocostachius (0.12 [+ o -] 0.05) con abundancias muy inferiores (HSD de Tukey, P > 0.05).
[1 genero, 6 spp.] Panicoideae Andropogon 4 spp., Bothriochloa 3 [24 generos, 67 spp., Euclasta 1 spp., Hackelochloa spp.] 1 spp., Heteropogon 2 spp., Hyparrhenia 2 spp., Saccharum 1 spp., Schizachyrium 5 spp., Sorghastrum 1 spp., Trachypogon 2 spp., Zea 1 spp.
Big bluestem (Andropogon gerardi) and little bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium) were the most abundant grass species.
Sand sagebrush-mixed prairie is dominated by sand sagebrush and perennial warm-season grasses, including blue grama (Bouteloua gracilis), sand dropseed (Sporobolus cryptandrus), sand bluestem (Andropogon hallii), little bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium), and sand paspalum (Paspalum setaceum).
Kafirin is an alcohol-soluble protein from Kafir Andropogon sorghum.