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ANDROPOGON (common names : BEARD GRASS, BLUESTEM GRASS, BROOMSEDGE) is a widespread genus of plants in the grass family , native to much of Asia
Asia
, Africa
Africa
, and the Americas as well as southern Europe
Europe
and various oceanic islands.

There are over 100 species.

CONTENTS

* 1 Species * 2 See also * 3 References * 4 External links

SPECIES

Andropogon
Andropogon
leucostachyus

A. abyssinicus A. aciculatus A. aequatoriensis A. amboinicus A. amethystinus A. appendiculatus A. arctatus A. benthamianus A. bentii A. bicornis A. brachystachyus A. campestris A. campii A. canaliculatus A. capillipes A. chinensis A. chrysostachyus A. consanguineus A. cordatus A. distachyos A. eucomus

A. fastigiatus A. floridanus A. fragilis A. gabonensis A. gayanus A. gerardi A. glaucopsis A. glomeratus A. gracilis A. gyrans A. hallii A. huillensis A. ingratus A. inermis A. kelleri A. lanuginosus A. lateralis A. lawsonii A. leucostachyus A. liebmannii A. lividus A. longiberbis

A. minarum A. mohrii A. murinus A. paniculatus A. pseudapricus A. pumilus A. scabriglumis A. schirensis A. schoenanthus A. schottii A. selloanus A. shimadae A. tectorum A. tenuiberbis A. ternarius A. ternatus A. thorelii A. tracyi A. virgatus A. virginicus A. yunnanensis

formerly included

Many species once included in Andropogon
Andropogon
are now regarded as better suited to other genera, including Agenium Anadelphia Apluda Arthraxon Bothriochloa Capeochloa Capillipedium Chrysopogon Cymbopogon Dichanthium Diheteropogon Elionurus Elymandra Eragrostis Eulalia Garnotia
Garnotia
Gymnopogon Hemarthria
Hemarthria
Heteropogon Hyparrhenia Hyperthelia Ischaemum Parahyparrhenia Pentameris Polytrias Pseudopogonatherum Pseudosorghum Saccharum
Saccharum
Schizachyrium Sorghastrum
Sorghastrum
Sorghum
Sorghum
Spodiopogon Themeda Trachypogon

SEE ALSO

* List of Poaceae genera

REFERENCES

* ^ lectotype designated by Green, International Botanical Congress Cambridge (England), 1930. Nomenclature. Proposals by British Botanists: 155-195 (1929) * ^ Tropicos, Andropogon
Andropogon
L. * ^ A B C Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families * ^ A B Watson, L. and M. J. Dallwitz. (2008). "Andropogon". The Grass Genera of the World. Retrieved 2013-06-20. * ^ Linnaeus, Carl von 1753. Species Plantarum 2: 1045-1047 in Latin * ^ United States Department of Agriculture Plants Profile * ^ Altervista Flora Italiana, genere Andropogon * ^ Flora of China Vol. 22 Page 623 ้กป่Š’่‰ๅฑž XU MANG CAO SHU ANDROPOGON LINNAEUS, SP. PL. 2: 1045. 1753. * ^ The Plant List search for

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