Chloris Sw.

First published in Prodr. Veg. Ind. Occ.: 25 (1788)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropics & Subtropics.

Distribution

Native to:

Afghanistan, Alabama, Aldabra, Algeria, Andaman Is., Angola, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Aruba, Assam, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Burkina, Burundi, California, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Cape Verde, Caprivi Strip, Central African Repu, Central American Pac, Chad, Chile Central, Chile North, China Southeast, Colombia, Colorado, Congo, Connecticut, Costa Rica, Cuba, Delaware, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Florida, Free State, French Guiana, Gabon, Galápagos, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Gulf States, Guyana, Hainan, Haiti, Honduras, Illinois, India, Indiana, Iowa, Iran, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jawa, Kansas, Kentucky, Kenya, Kuwait, KwaZulu-Natal, Leeward Is., Lesotho, Lesser Sunda Is., Liberia, Libya, Louisiana, Madagascar, Madeira, Maine, Malawi, Malaya, Mali, Maluku, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nebraska, Netherlands Antilles, Nevada, New Guinea, New Jersey, New Mexico, New South Wales, New York, Nicaragua, Nicobar Is., Niger, Nigeria, North Carolina, North Dakota, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oman, Pakistan, Panamá, Paraguay, Pennsylvania, Peru, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Queensland, Rodrigues, Rwanda, Réunion, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Socotra, Somalia, South Australia, South Carolina, South China Sea, South Dakota, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Tennessee, Texas, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad-Tobago, Uganda, Utah, Venezuela, Victoria, Vietnam, Virginia, West Himalaya, Western Australia, Windward Is., Wyoming, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Amur, Ascension, Belgium, Caroline Is., Cayman Is., Chagos Archipelago, China North-Central, China South-Central, Christmas I., Cocos (Keeling) Is., Comoros, Cook Is., Czechoslovakia, Desventurados Is., East Himalaya, Easter Is., Fiji, Gilbert Is., Hawaii, Inner Mongolia, Iraq, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kazan-retto, Kermadec Is., Khabarovsk, Korea, Lebanon-Syria, Line Is., Manchuria, Marianas, Marquesas, Marshall Is., Mongolia, Mozambique Channel I, Nansei-shoto, Nauru, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Niue, Norfolk Is., North Caucasus, Ogasawara-shoto, Oregon, Palestine, Phoenix Is., Primorye, Qinghai, Samoa, Sardegna, Society Is., Solomon Is., Spain, St.Helena, Sumatera, Tasmania, Tibet, Tokelau-Manihiki, Tonga, Transcaucasus, Tuamotu, Tunisia, Turks-Caicos Is., Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuelan Antilles, Wake I., Wallis-Futuna Is., Wisconsin, Xinjiang

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Prod. Veg. Ind. Occ. 25 (1788).

Flora Zambesiaca

  • D.E. Anderson in Brigham Young Univ. Sci. Bull., Biol. Ser. 19, 2: 1–133 (1974).
  • Prodr.: 25 (1788).

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 4, (1995) Author: by T. A. Cope [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Prod. Veg. Ind. Occ.: 25 (1788)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Eiten, G.; Eiten, L.T. [4957] Brazil K000003243 Yes
s.coll. [3610] Brazil K000308959 Type Yes
Castellanos, A. [25136] Brazil K000003237 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3812] K001117269 Unknown Type Material Yes
Allison, A. [NRI 009] Papua New Guinea K001614880 No
Peterson, P.M.; Salariato, D.L.; Soreng, R.J. [19347] Argentina K001625526 Yes
Peterson, P. M.; Salariato, D. L.; Soreng, R. J. [19325] Argentina K001625532 Yes
Peterson, P. M.; Salariato, D. L.; Soreng, R. J. [19356] Argentina K001625531 Yes
Peterson, P.; Annable, C. R. [11676] Argentina K001614566 Yes
Peterson, P.M.; Salariato, D.L.; Soreng, R.J. [19281] Argentina K001604990 Yes
Peterson, P.; Herrera Arrieta, Y.; Rentana Renteria, F.; Gonzalez Gallegos, J.G. [25558] Mexico K001609621 Yes
Riddley; Lea and Ramage [163] Brazil K000003252 Yes
Preston, T.A. [0] Brazil K000003239 Yes
[Salzmann] [0] Brazil K000003241 Yes
Gardner [0] Brazil K000003253 Yes
Noblick, L.R. [2618] Brazil K000003236 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3811] K001117262 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3808] K001117258 Unknown Type Material Yes
Castellanos, A. [25005] Brazil K001102059 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3812] K001117267 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3809] K001117259 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3811] K001117261 Unknown Type Material Yes
Longhi-Wagner [7164] Brazil K001102107 Yes
Salzmann [0] Brazil K000003240 Yes
Martius [185] Brazil K000003245 Yes
Furlan, A.; Cordeiro, I.; Pirani, J.R.; de Menezes, N.L. [CFCR308] Brazil K000003235 Yes
Giulietti, A.M.; Harley, R.M. [1694] Brazil K001102058 Yes
Grupo Pedra do Cavalo [41] Brazil K000003234 Yes
Irwin, H.S. [7545] Brazil K001102105 Yes
Harley, R.M.; Renvoize, S.A.; Erskine, C.M.; Brighton, C.A.; Pinheiro, R. [16464] Brazil K000003238 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 3812] K001117263 Unknown Type Material Yes
Longhi-Wagner, H.M. [9027] Brazil K001102060 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3812] K001117265 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [94] K000308956 Type Yes
Hoehne, W. [s.n.] Brazil K001102106 Yes
Clayton, W.D. [4656] Brazil K001102103 Yes
Bandeira, F.P. [218] Brazil K000003242 Yes
Clayton, W.D. [4822] Brazil K001102104 Yes
Harley, R.M.; Renvoize, S.A.; Erskine, C.M.; Brighton, C.A.; Pinheiro, R. [16235] Brazil K000003232 Yes
K000308953 Type Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 3812] K001117264 Unknown Type Material Yes
Longhi-Wagner [7161] Brazil K001102102 Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3812] India K001117266 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jamaica K000308957 Type Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3812] K001117268 Unknown Type Material Yes
Noblick, L.R.; Lemos, M.J. [4176] Brazil K000003250 Yes
Hage, J.L.; Brito, H.S. [641] Brazil K000003233 Yes
Bona Nascimento, M.S.; de Carvalho, J.H. [402] Brazil K000003244 Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 3813] Burma K001117270 Unknown Type Material Yes
K000308952 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [Cat. no. 3810] India K001117260 Unknown Type Material Yes
Noblick, L.R.; Lemos, M.J. [2608] Brazil K000003249 Yes
Harley, R.M.; Renvoize, S.A.; Erskine, C.M.; Brighton, C.A.; Pinheiro, R. [16629] Brazil K000003251 Yes

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  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Somalia

    • Flora of Somalia
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
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    • Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    • Flora of the Cayman Islands
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
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    • Clayton, W.D., Vorontsova, M.S., Harman, K.T. and Williamson, H. (2006 onwards). GrassBase - The Online World Grass Flora.
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0