Zizaniopsis miliacea

ClassificationMonocots
FamilyPoaceae
Family (Traditional)Poaceae
GenusZizaniopsis
SpeciesZizaniopsis miliacea (Michx.) Doll & Asch.
Common Namegiant cutgrass
Growth Habitgraminoid
Plant NotesLeaf Persistance: Deciduous; Habit: graminoid; Woody/Herbaceous: herbaceous; Terrestrial/Aquatic: Terrestrial;
Leaf Arrangement: Basal; Alternate; Simple/Compound: Simple; Leaf Complexity: 0; Leaf Type: Grasslike; Leaf Veination: Parallel;
Hypanthium: No; Perianth Absent: No; Flower Color2: Yellow; Fruit Color: Yellow ;
*Average C-Value: 4.0
C value 4
StatusNative; AGCP (OBL), EMP (OBL) (NWPL); TN[SNR] KY[S1S2] (State Rank); G5 (Global Rank)
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** Not applicable or data not available.

Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

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Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

No synonyms exist for this species.

Specimens and Distribution

This species has been reported in the following counties by the herbaria listed. An overview of the individual specimens are provided in the table that follows. Click on the accession number to view details; click on column headers to sort.

Counties included on distribution map: Christian (KY), Elliott (KY), Fulton (KY), Hickman (KY), Muhlenberg (KY), Hamilton (TN), Hardin (TN), Lake (TN), Marion (TN), Meigs (TN), Montgomery (TN), Obion (TN)

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: APSC, EKY, HTTU, SWMT, TENN, UCHT, UTM

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1937 - 2011

Accession No. (click for full details) County State Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
31234100734308 Muhlenberg Kentucky Rich Hannan
EKY
Zizaniopsis miliacea
31234100159092 Lake Tennessee 30 Jul 1989 Ronald L. Jones
6159
EKY
Zizaniopsis miliacea
31234100159050 Elliott Kentucky M. Greene
EKY
Zizaniopsis miliacea
31234100159035 Meigs Tennessee 16 Jun 1992 Henry R. DeSelm
EKY
Zizaniopsis miliacea
31234100159043 Elliott Kentucky M. Greene
EKY
Zizaniopsis miliacea
31234100734316 Muhlenberg Kentucky Max E. Medley
EKY
Zizaniopsis miliacea
TENN-V-0024795 Fulton Kentucky
TENN
Zizaniopsis miliacea
UCHT002332 Hardin Tennessee
UCHT
Zizaniopsis miliacea
APSC0031811 Obion Tennessee 04 Jun 1967 Rhonda Riggins
74
APSC
Zizaniopsis miliacea
APSC0068111 Fulton Kentucky 02 Jun 1975 Raymond Athey
APSC
Zizaniopsis miliacea
HTTU027467 Lake Tennessee
HTTU
Zizaniopsis miliacea
UCHT024997 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Zizaniopsis miliacea
UCHT024996 Hamilton Tennessee
UCHT
Zizaniopsis miliacea
UTM00352 Obion Tennessee
UTM
Zizaniopsis miliacea
SWMT00827 Tennessee 21 May 1938 T. W. S.
SWMT
Zizaniopsis miliacea
31234100734290 Fulton Kentucky Landon E. Mckinney
EKY
Zizaniopsis miliacea
31234100734282 Christian Kentucky B. Palmer-Ball Jr.
EKY
Zizaniopsis miliacea
TENN-V-0024794 Hickman Kentucky
TENN
Zizaniopsis miliacea
TENN-V-0243479 Hardin Tennessee
TENN
Zizaniopsis miliacea
UCHT002330 Marion Tennessee
UCHT
Zizaniopsis miliacea
APSC0090915 Muhlenberg Kentucky
APSC
Zizaniopsis miliacea
APSC0091300 Obion Tennessee
APSC
Zizaniopsis miliacea
APSC0031810 Montgomery Tennessee 29 Jul 1950 Floyd Brown & Alfred Clebsch
APSC
Zizaniopsis miliacea
APSC0031807 Hardin Tennessee 06 Jun 2011 David H. Webb
APSC
Zizaniopsis miliacea
APSC0090914 Muhlenberg Kentucky
APSC
Zizaniopsis miliacea
HTTU026545 Lake Tennessee
HTTU
Zizaniopsis miliacea
UTM00351 Obion Tennessee
UTM
Zizaniopsis miliacea
UTM00350 Obion Tennessee
UTM
Zizaniopsis miliacea
SWMT00826 Tennessee 15 May 1937
SWMT
Zizaniopsis miliacea
SWMT00895 Tennessee 20 May 1939 W. Tyson
SWMT
Zizaniopsis miliacea
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Zizaniopsis miliacea - Milo Pyne
Zizaniopsis miliacea - Milo Pyne
Zizaniopsis miliacea - Milo Pyne
Zizaniopsis miliacea - Milo Pyne