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SCHIZACHYRIUM is a widespread genus of plants in the grass family . The name is derived from the Greek words σχίζειν (schizein), meaning "to split," and ἄχυρον (achyron), meaning "chaff." It refers to either the glume or the toothed lemmas.

In the United States, members of the genus are commonly known as BLUESTEMS. Species

* Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
beckii Killeen - Bolivia * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
bemarivense A.Camus - Madagascar * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
brevifolium (Sw.) Nees ex Buse – Serillo dulce - widespread in tropics * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
cirratum (Hack.) Wooton Indian Subcontinent, Myanmar * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
fragile (R.Br.) A.Camus - southern China, Vietnam, Java, New Guinea, New Caledonia, Micronesia * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
gaumeri Nash - Yucatán Peninsula, Chiapas * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
gracile (Spreng.) Nash - West Indies, Guatemala, Chiapas, Florida * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
gracilipes (Hack.) A.Camus - southern Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, northeastern Argentina * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
gresicola Jacq.-Fél - Ghana, Guinea, Mali, Nigeria * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
hatschbachii Peichoto - Brazil, northern Argentina * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
impressum (Hack.) A.Camus - Jammu & Kashmir * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
jeffreysii (Hack.) Stapf - Angola, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Mozambique, Botswana, Namibia, Limpopo, Mpumalanga * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
kwiluense Vanderyst ex Robyns - Zaïre, Congo Republic * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
lomaense A.Camus - Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
lopollense (Rendle) Sales- Angola, Zambia, Mozambique * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
maclaudii (Jacq.-Fél.) S.T.Blake - West Africa * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
malacostachyum (J.Presl) Nash - Mesoamerica, Colombia, West Indies * Schizachyrium maritimum (Chapm.) Nash – Gulf bluestem - USA (LA MS AL FL) * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
mexicanum (Hitchc.) A.Camus - Mexico * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
mitchellianum B.K.Simon - Western Australia * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
muelleri Nash - Veracruz * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
mukuluense Vanderyst - Zaïre * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
multinervosum Nash - Cuba * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
niveum (Swallen) Gould – Pinescrub bluestem - Florida, Georgia * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
nodulosum (Hack.) Stapf - western + central Africa * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
occultum S.T.Blake - Northern Territory, Queensland * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
pachyarthron C.A.Gardner - Australia * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
parvifolium (Hitchc.) Borhidi & Catasús - Cuba * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
penicillatum Jacq.-Fél - Burkina Faso, Guinea, Sierra Leone * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
perplexum S.T.Blake - Northern Territory, Queensland * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
platyphyllum (Franch.) Stapf - Africa, Madagascar * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
pseudeulalia (Hosok.) S.T.Blake - Flores, Maluku, Sulawesi, Philippines, New Guinea, northern Australia, Caroline Is * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
pulchellum (D.Don ex Benth.) Stapf - tropical Africa * Schizachyrium
Schizachyrium
radicosum Jacq.-Fél - Guinea * Schizachyrium