Schizachyrium gracile

Species:Schizachyrium gracile (Spreng.)Nash
Plant Notes:Interpretations have varied on whether this belongs in Andropogon or Schizachyrium, but plastome data appear to confirm its placement in Schizachyrium (McAllister et al. 2018).
Status:Native, FAC (DEP), FAC (NWPL)
Specimen: View details of USF Herbarium specimens

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Sub Class
Genus Schizachyrium
Species Schizachyrium gracile (Spreng.)Nash - WIRE BLUESTEM


Citation SCHIZACHYRIUM GRACILE (Sprengel) Nash, in Small, Fl. S.E. U.S. 60, 1326. 1903.
Basionym: Andropogon gracilis Sprengel 1824.
Type: Hispaniola,

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CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
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Collier USF  
Hillsborough USF  
Miami-Dade USF  
Monroe Keys USF  


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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Andropogon gracilis Andropogon gracilis Sprengel, Syst. Veg. 1: 284. 1824 ("1825").  
Sorghum gracile Sorghum gracile (Sprengel) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 791 . 1891.BASIONYM: Andropogon gracilis Sprengel 1824. 
Andropogon juncifolius Andropogon juncifolium Desvaux ex Hamilton, Prodr. 9. 1825. TYPE: U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS: St. Croix:


Country State County Date Specimen Notes Image
USA Florida Broward Co. 22 Jul 1997 K. A. Bradley 304
USA Florida Monroe Co. 01 Nov 1979 G. N. Avery 2186 Label prepared posthumously by K.R. Koeval.
USA Florida Monroe Co. 31 Aug 2000 K. A. Bradley 2064
USA Florida Monroe Co. 06 Aug 1966 R. W. Long 2047
USA Florida Monroe Co. 16 Dec 1974 J. E. Poppleton s.n.
USA Florida Monroe Co. 18 Aug 1987 B. F. Hansen 11435
USA Florida Miami-Dade Co. 11 Jun 1964 unknown s.n. V. S. [?].
USA Florida Miami-Dade Co. 01 Jun 1959 W. G. Atwater GS-122
USA Florida Miami-Dade Co. 21 May 1998 K. A. Bradley 1695
USA Florida Miami-Dade Co. 27 Dec 1963 O. K. Lakela 26724
USA Florida Collier Co. 08 Oct 2001 R. A. Hattaway FS0323
USA Florida Monroe Co. 04 Nov 2002 C. A. Faulhaber s.n.
USA Florida Broward Co. 25 Jun 2010 P. L. Howell 1154
USA Florida Broward Co. 14 Aug 2011 P. L. Howell 1201
Bahamas Cat Island 11 Jul 1983 R. P. Sauleda 8338
USA Florida Monroe Co. 17 Jul 1929 M. Mulvania s.n.
USA Florida Miami-Dade Co. 12 Jul 2015 A. R. Franck 3922
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 12 Oct 2016 S. Dickman 1280 Sheet 2 of 2.
USA Florida Hillsborough Co. 12 Oct 2016 S. Dickman 1280 Sheet 1 of 2.
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