Chloris quinquesetica Bhide, J. Proc. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 8: 311 1912. ;
Oman, Pakistan to W. India (as per WCSP)

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Chloris quinquesetica Bhide for confirmation : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (9)

This images had been lying in my dubia folder until I chanced upon the identity last week.

I have been seeing this grass for the past two years and the images attached have been captured between August and November.

Identification pointers:

Peduncle below the spikes and rachis of the spikes hairy (-742).

Ligule: narrow fimbriate membrane.

Spike length: 2 in
Spikelets have awn.
Racemes are compact (-09432).

Original article can be found at: J. Proc. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 8: 311 1912.





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