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Systematics of the Andropogon virginicus complex (Gramineae)

Author(s): C. S. Campbell

Year: 1983

Publication Type: Article
Journal: Journal of the Arnold Arboretum
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Volume: 64
Issue: 2
Pages: 171-254

Article Topic(s): Taxonomy, Systematics
Research Setting(s): Laboratory

Species Referenced: Andropogon virginicus (Broomsedge),


Evaluates the taxonomy of the Andropogon virginicus complex, a closely interrelated group of nine species. The study identifies twenty taxa. Four of nine species include two or more varieties. Correctly identifying and describing taxa in the A. virginicus complex may be important for restoration projects.

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C. S. Campbell. "Systematics of the Andropogon virginicus complex (Gramineae)." Journal of the Arnold Arboretum 64.2 (1983): 171-254.

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ISSN: 0004-2625

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