Urochloa kurzii (Hook.f.) T.Q.Nguyen

First published in Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 3: 13 (1966)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is China (Yunnan) to Tropical Asia and N. Australia. It is an annual and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Bangladesh, China South-Central, India, Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Maluku, Nepal, Queensland, Thailand, Vietnam, Western Australia

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Brachiaria kurzii.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Ahmed, Z.U. (ed.) (2008). Encyclopedia of Flora and Fauna of Bangladesh 12: 1-505. Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
  • Karthikeyan, S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. & Sanjappa, M. (1989). Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae: 1-435. Botanical Survey of India, Calcutta.
  • Press, J.R. et al. (2000). Annotated Checklist of the Flowering Plants of Nepal: i-x, 1-430. Natural History Museum, London.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2006). Poaceae. Flora of China 22: 1-733. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Mar 1, 1965 Backer [27829] Indonesia Brachiaria kurzii K000290243 Type Yes
Aug 23, 1962 Kerr, A.F.G. [19555] Thailand Brachiaria kurzii K000621019 No
Clarke, C.B. [4724] Bangladesh Brachiaria kurzii K000245305 Type Yes
Kerr, A.F.G. [4465] Thailand Brachiaria kurzii K000621018 No
Kerr, A.F.G. [1243] Thailand Brachiaria kurzii K000621017 No
Sorensen, Th.; Larsen, K.; Hansen, B. [4987] Thailand Brachiaria kurzii K000688107 No
Clarke, C.B. [14259] Bangladesh Brachiaria kurzii K000245306 Paralectotype Yes
Sorensen, Th.; Larsen, K.; Hansen, B. [1217] Thailand Brachiaria kurzii K000688106 No
Kurz, S. [s.n.] India Brachiaria kurzii K000245303 Lectotype Yes
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] India Brachiaria kurzii K000245307 Paralectotype Yes
Lazarides, M. [7454] Thailand Brachiaria kurzii K000688105 No
Griffith [s.n.] India Brachiaria kurzii K000245463 Type Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Brachiaria kurzii K000958904 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich [8745] India Brachiaria kurzii K000245304 Type Yes
Wallich [8745] India Brachiaria kurzii K000245462 Paralectotype Yes
Smitinand, T. [1606] Thailand Brachiaria kurzii K000688104 No

Sources

  • GrassBase - The Online World Grass Flora

    • 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

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • 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