Cameroon to Ethiopia and S. Africa, Madagascar, Tropical & Subtropical Asia to N. Australia; Andaman Is., Angola, Bangladesh, Borneo, Burundi, Cameroon, China South-Central, China Southeast, Congo, Ethiopia, Hainan, India, Jawa, KwaZulu-Natal, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Madagascar, Malawi, Malaya, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, New Guinea, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Philippines, Queensland, Rwanda, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Tanzania, Thailand, Tibet, Uganda, Vietnam, West Himalaya, Western Australia, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe as per POWO;


Annuals; culms 40-70 cm high, rooting at lower nodes. Leaves 10-25 x 0.2-0.5 cm, linear, base rounded, glabrous; sheath keeled; ligule a membrane. Panicle 10-20 x 0.5 cm, narrow, cylindrical, interrupted at the base. Spikelets 1.5 x 1 mm; lower floret barren; upper bisexual; first lemma 1.5 x 1 mm, 5-nerved; palea linear; second lemma 1 x 0.5 mm, nerves faint; palea smaller; stamens 3; stigmas 2, 5 mm long.

Flowering and fruiting: August-December
Ditches and marshes
Tropics of Asia and Australia
(Attributions- Dr. N Sasidharan (Dr. B P Pal Fellow), Kerala Forest Research Institute, Peechi as per India Biodiversity Portal)


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SK 2750 13 September 2020 – Grass : 8 posts by 2 authors. 6 images- 800 to 7 mb each.

Location: Khadka Gaun, Kathmandu,  Nepal  
Date: 10 September 2020
Elevation: 1500m.
Habit : Wild

Sacciolepis myosuroides 


Thank you …!
Sacciolepis myosuroides (R.Br.) Chase ex E.G.Camus & A.Camus


 

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