Catalogue of the Grasses of Cuba

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1909 - Botany - 76 pages
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Page iii - Catalogue of the Grasses of Cuba," forms part fi and is the result of an exhaustive study of the material in the United States National Herbarium and in the herbarium of the Estacion Central Agronomica de Cuba. It was chiefly through the efforts of Mr. Carl F. Baker, who obtained large collections in Cuba, that the specimens were made accessible to Mr. Hitchcock. It is hoped that this paper will be followed by similar ones upon other groups. In part 7 Dr. JN Rose continues his "Studies of Mexican...
Page 213 - COLONUM (L.) Link, Hort. Berol. 2: 209. 1833. Panicum colonum L, Syst. Nat. ed. 10. 2: 870. 1759.
Page 184 - Francisco Adolfo Sauvalle (1807-1879), Flora Cubana. Enumeratio nova plantarum cubensium vel revisio catalogi grisebachiani, exhibens descriptiones generum specierumque novarum Caroli Wright et Francisci Sauvalle, etc. Havanae [Habana] [1868-] 1873; Joseph Ewan, Rocky Mountain Naturalists. The University of Denver Press 1950: J. Ewan, editor, A Short History of Botany in the United States.
Page 212 - Inflorescence of numerous spikes, 1 to 3 cm. long; spikelets 2 to 3 mm. long 2. H. auriculata. 1. Hymenachne amplexicaulis (Rudge) Nees, Agrost. Bras. 276. 1829. Panicum amplexicaule Rudge, PI. Guian. 1: 21.
Page 191 - Hackelochloa granularis (L.) Kuntze, Rev. Gen. PI. 2: 776. 1891. Cenchrus granularis L. Mant. 2: 575. 1771. Manisuris granularis Sw.
Page 213 - FIG. i was drawn from a specimen in the herbarium of the New York Botanical Garden, from Jacksonville, Florida, Underwood & Cook, Hep.
Page 184 - Flora Cubana. | Enumeratio Nova Plantarum Cubensium | vel | Revisio Catalogi Grisebachiani, | Exhibens | Descriptiones Generum Specierumque | Novarum | Caroli Wright, (Cantabrigiae) et Francisci Sauvalle, Synonymis | nominibusque vulgaribus Cubensis adjectis. | Auctore (Francisco A. Sauvalle, | Academiae Scientiarum Havanensis. | Havanae. | Imp. "La Antilla;" de cacho-negrete, | Calle de Cuba num.
Page 193 - Andropogon glomeratus (Walt.) BSP Prel. Cat. NY 67. 1888. Cinna glomerata Walt. Fl. Car. 59. 1788. Andropogon macrourum Michx. Fl. Bor. Amer. 1: 56. 1803.
Page 242 - On rocks exposed to the BUS covered with a thin stratum of earth, oh the brink of the Farallones, Oct. 11." 4. Leptochloa virgata (L.) Beauv. Agrost. 166. 1812. Cynosurus virgatus L. Syst. Nat. ed. 10. 2: 876. 1759.
Page 237 - Muhlenbergia capillaris (Lam.) Trin. Gram. Unifl. 191. 1824. Stipa capillaris Lam. Tabl. Encycl. 1 : 158. 1791.