Sacciolepis striata

ClassificationMonocots
FamilyPoaceae
Family (Traditional)Poaceae
GenusSacciolepis
SpeciesSacciolepis striata (L.) Nash
Common NameAmerican cupscale
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;
Hypanthium: No; Perianth Absent: No; Flower Color2: Purple; Fruit Color: Purple ;
*Average C-Value: 7.0
C value 7
StatusNative; AGCP (OBL), EMP (OBL) (NWPL); TN[S1] (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

SynonymFull Citation
Hymenachne striata Hymenachne striata (Lam.) Griseb.
Panicum bermudianum Panicum bermudianum Steud.
Panicum elliottianum Panicum elliottianum Schult.
Panicum fluitans Panicum fluitans Brickell ex Muhlenb.
Panicum gibbum Panicum gibbum Elliott
Sacciolepis gibba Sacciolepis gibba
Sacciolepis striata f. gibba Sacciolepis striata f. gibba (Elliott) Fernald
Sorghum striatum Sorghum striatum (L.) P. Beauv.

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: Hamilton (TN), McNairy (TN), Meigs (TN), Polk (TN), Rhea (TN)

Herbaria represented by specimen data listed below: APSC, EKY, TENN

Range of years during which specimens were collected: 1979 - 1979

Accession No. (click for full details) County State Coll. Date Collector &
Collection No.
Herbarium &
Herbarium Name Used
31234100145000 Polk Tennessee 30 Aug 1979 B. Eugene Wofford
79-254
EKY
Sacciolepis striata
TENN-V-0023624 Polk Tennessee
TENN
Sacciolepis striata
TENN-V-0023625 Tennessee
TENN
Sacciolepis striata
TENN-V-0023617 Hamilton Tennessee
TENN
Sacciolepis striata
TENN-V-0023620 Meigs Tennessee
TENN
Sacciolepis striata
TENN-V-0023619 McNairy Tennessee
TENN
Sacciolepis striata
APSC0042770 Rhea Tennessee
APSC
Sacciolepis striata
TENN-V-0023618 Hamilton Tennessee
TENN
Sacciolepis striata
TENN-V-0023626 Rhea Tennessee
TENN
Sacciolepis striata
TENN-V-0023621 McNairy Tennessee
TENN
Sacciolepis striata
TENN-V-0023622 Meigs Tennessee
TENN
Sacciolepis striata
TENN-V-0023623 Polk Tennessee
TENN
Sacciolepis striata
APSC0042771 Hamilton Tennessee
APSC
Sacciolepis striata
APSC0042772 Hamilton Tennessee
APSC
Sacciolepis striata
APSC0042775 Rhea Tennessee
APSC
Sacciolepis striata
APSC0042773 McNairy Tennessee
APSC
Sacciolepis striata
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Plant Photos

Sacciolepis striata - Theo Witsell
Sacciolepis striata - Theo Witsell
Sacciolepis striata - Theo Witsell
Sacciolepis striata - Theo Witsell
Sacciolepis striata - Theo Witsell
Sacciolepis striata - Theo Witsell