Skip to Main Content
U.S. Forest Service
Caring for the land and serving people

United States Department of Agriculture

Home > Search > Publication Information

  1. Share via EmailShare on FacebookShare on LinkedInShare on Twitter
    Dislike this pubLike this pub
    Author(s): Walter V Brown
    Date: 1951
    Source: Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club. 78(4): 292-299.
    Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
    Station: Rocky Mountain Research Station
    PDF: Download Publication  (644.0 KB)

    Description

    This is a second report on the chromosome numbers of native and introduced grasses. The first report (Brown, 1950) concerned the chromosome numbers of eighty species in thirty-eight genera of nine tribes of the Gramineae. The present is the result of a cytological study of forty-four species (all but two additional to the first report) in twenty-four genera of five tribes. As in the previous paper, identification and nomenclature of all United States grasses are according to Hitchcock (1935). Herbarium specimens have been made of parts of the plants studied and are filed in the University of Texas Herbarium. Many of the plants are growing in the grass garden of the Plant Research Institute.

    Publication Notes

    • You may send email to rmrspubrequest@fs.fed.us to request a hard copy of this publication.
    • (Please specify exactly which publication you are requesting and your mailing address.)
    • We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
    • This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.

    Citation

    Brown, Walter V. 1951. Chromosome numbers of some Texas grasses. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club. 78(4): 292-299.

    Cited

    Google Scholar

    Keywords

    native grasses, introduced grasses, seeds, range management

    Related Search


    XML: View XML
Show More
Show Fewer
Jump to Top of Page
https://www.fs.usda.gov/treesearch/pubs/59441