Taxon: Oplismenus hirtellus (L.) P. Beauv. subsp. undulatifolius (Ard.) U. Scholz

Genus: Oplismenus
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Panicoideae
      Tribe: Paniceae
Nomen number: 454084
Place of publication: Phanerog. Monogr. 13:147. 1981
Name Verified on: 29-Jun-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Jun-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: (fide Weed CIBA, as O. undulatifolius)

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania
    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Ethiopia
    • South Tropical Africa: Malawi; Mozambique; Zambia; Zimbabwe
    • Southern Africa: Botswana; South Africa - KwaZulu-Natal, - Eastern Cape, - Western Cape, - Limpopo, - Mpumalanga; Swaziland
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Dagestan
    • China: China
    • Eastern Asia: Japan; Korea
    • Western Asia: Iran; Turkey
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India - Himachal Pradesh, - Jammu and Kashmir, - Meghalaya, - Punjab, - Uttar Pradesh; Nepal; Pakistan; Sri Lanka
    • Indo-China: Indochina; Thailand
    • Papuasia: Papua New Guinea
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - New South Wales, - Queensland
  • Europe

    • Middle Europe: Switzerland
    • Southeastern Europe: Croatia; Italy; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: Spain

  • Naturalized:

  • Northern America

    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Maryland


  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Hedberg, I. & S. Edwards Flora of Ethiopia. 1989- (and Eritrea. 2000) (F Ethiop)
  • Maryland Invasive Species Council Invasive species of concern in Maryland: invader of the month (on-line resource). (Invasive Spec MD)
  • Peterson, P. M. et al. 1999. Oplismenus hirtellus subspecies undulatifolius, a new record for North America (Castanea) 64:201-202.
  • Scholz, U. 1981. Monographie der Gattung Oplismenus (Gramineae) Phanerog. Monogr. 13:1-213.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)


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