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Taxon: Ehrharta erecta Lam.

 
Genus: Ehrharta
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Oryzoideae
Tribe: Ehrharteae
Nomen number: 14903
Place of publication: Encycl. 2:347. 1786
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Nov-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Apr-2006
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 5 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Zaire (e.)
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Malawi, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana (s.e.), Lesotho, South Africa, [Cape Province (s.), KwaZulu-Natal, Free State, Transvaal] Swaziland

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Yemen


    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia

    Europe
    • Europe (s.)

    Northern America
    • United States (w.)


References:

  1. Bor, N. L. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan. (Grass BCIP)
  2. Conant, P. et al. 1997. Appendix. Selected plant species interfering with resource management goals in North American natural areas (Pl Invasion) 255-267.
  3. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  4. Gibbs-Russell, G. E. et al. Grasses of southern Africa. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa vol. 58. 1990 (Grass SAfr)
  5. Hedberg, I. & S. Edwards Flora of Ethiopia. 1989- (and Eritrea. 2000) (F Ethiop)
  6. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  7. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  8. Thulin, M., ed. Flora of Somalia. (F Somalia)
  9. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  10. Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  11. Wood, J. R. I. A handbook of the Yemen flora. (F Yemen)

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Images:

  • Florets: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=14903. Accessed 18 October 2018.