genus Paspalum

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Noun1.genus Paspalum - a genus of perennial grasses of 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
dallis grass, dallisgrass, paspalum, Paspalum dilatatum - tall tufted perennial tropical American grass naturalized as pasture and forage grass in southern United States
Bahia grass, Paspalum notatum - perennial tropical American grass used as pasture grass in arid areas of the Gulf States
knotgrass, Paspalum distichum - low-growing weedy grass with spikelets along the leaf stems
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3b); (3) in the basal leaves, with an inhibited zone in the medial and distal portions, as in the flowering shoots of Melica macra Nees (post-generative shoots: Perreta & Vegetti, 2004) and in many species of the genus Paspalum L.
A phylogenetic analysis of the genus Paspalum (Poaceae) based on cpDNA and morphology.
According to Chase (1929), the genus Paspalum consists of more than 400 species.
Adaptability and stability in apomictic genotypes of the genus Paspalum. Ciencia Rural, v.45, n.8, p.1361-1367, 2015.
Phylogenetic Relationships in the Genus Paspalum (Poaceae: Panicoideae: Paniceae): An Assessment of the Quadrifaria and Virgata Informal Groups.
A preliminary approach to the phylogeny of the genus paspalum (Poaceae).
In the informal taxonomic framework proposed by CHASE (1929) for the genus Paspalum L., the Caespitosa group encompasses rock-dwelling and calcicole species, and is outstanding for their ability to cope with extreme climatic stresses, such as alternated drought and flooding, in their natural areas of occurrence.