Trop. & Subtrop. Old World to N. Australia: Afghanistan, Angola, Bangladesh, Botswana, Cape Verde, Chad, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Hainan, India, Kenya, Lesser Sunda Is., Malawi, Malaya, Mali, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Niger, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Oman, Pakistan, Queensland, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Socotra, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Western Australia, Yemen, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe; Introduced into: California, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Haiti as per POWO;
Afghanistan; Angola; Bangladesh; Botswana; California; Cape Verde; Chad; China South-Central; Dominican Republic; Egypt; Eritrea; Ethiopia; Hainan; Haiti; India; Kenya; Lesser Sunda Is.; Malawi; Malaya; Mali; Mozambique; Myanmar; Namibia; Niger; Northern Provinces; Northern Territory; Oman; Pakistan; Queensland; Saudi Arabia; Senegal; Socotra; Somalia; Sri Lanka; Sudan; Swaziland; Tanzania; Thailand; Vietnam; West Himalaya; Western Australia; Yemen; Zambia; Zare; Zimbabwe as per Catalogue of Life;
Acrachne racemosa

… is this grass widely distributed in India/

Yes …, it is said to be common in India. Its a Paleotropical species.

Submission of Acrachne racemosa – YS Apr/2020-07 : 5 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (5)- around 900 kb each.
I’m posting another grass species belonging to Tribe – Cynodonteae (formerly incl. in Eragrostideae), S.f. – Chloridoideae, F. – Poaceae.
Acrachne racemosa (B.Heyne ex Roth) Ohwi
Spikes usually in false whorls or scattered in a terminal panicle, spikelets 8-20 flowered, glumes awnless, lemma entire.
Date of Photo – 28th Aug., 2019
Place – Rewari, Haryana

ID of annual grass help: 3 images – high res.
Bhopal; red soil; 4/7/2021

Eleusine indica

Acrachne racemosa

Yes it’s …, Thank you, I have confused here,

Grass identification-1: 2 high res. images.
Habitat: dry deciduous forest

Habit: Annual herb
Loc- Kota Rajasthan
Date- 31july 2022

Acrachne racemosa



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