Trop. & Subtrop. Old World to N. Australia as per WCSP;
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



References: Catalogue of Life  The Plant List Ver.1.1  WCSP  IPNI  Flora of China  FOC illustration  Flora of Pakistan  India Biodiversity Portal  Flora of Zimbabwe APASD  efloraofgandhinagar  USDA

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