Buchloe dactyloides

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Noun1.Buchloe dactyloides - short grass growing on dry plains of central United States (where buffalo roam)Buchloe dactyloides - short grass growing on dry plains of central United States (where buffalo roam)
grass - narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns; used as pasture for grazing animals; cut and dried as hay
Buchloe, genus Buchloe - buffalo grass
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chondrosioides, Bouteloua dactyloides, Heteropogon contortus, Lycurus phleoides, Muhlenbergia minutissima, Panicum hallii y Setaria macrostachya.
Lack of precipitation contributes to an ecosystem dominated by warm-season grasses; specifically, Bouteloua gracilis (blue grama) and Bouteloua dactyloides (buffalo grass; Lauenroth, 2008).