Definition of Buchloe dactyloides
1. Noun. Short grass growing on dry plains of central United States (where buffalo roam).
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Literary usage of Buchloe dactyloides
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. DNA Fingerprinting and Plants (Including Pathogens): Sponsored CRIS/ICAR by Andrew Kalinski (1994)
"L.; Lin,-H. 3 of 50 TI: Identifying buffalograss [buchloe dactyloides (Nutt. ... PT: Article SF: IND DE: buchloe-dactyloides. cultivars-. genetic-analysis, ..."
2. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1877)
"... under the name buchloe dactyloides is a curious example in point. Beside this is now placed ..."
3. The American Fur Trade of the Far West: A History of the Pioneer Trading by Hiram Martin Chittenden (1902)
"... the buffalo grass (buchloe dactyloides), and the bunch grass (poa tenuifolia). The gramma grass had a wide distribution throughout the West, ..."
4. The Encyclopædia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"Coracana is a cultivated gram in the warmer parts of Asia and throughout Africa. buchloe dactyloides is the buffalo grass of the North American prairies, ..."