Taxon: Ischaemum timorense Kunth

 
Genus: Ischaemum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Subtribe: Ischaeminae
Nomen number: 20493
Place of publication: Révis. gramin. 1:369, t. 98. 1830
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 29-Apr-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • centipede grass  (Source: Pl Res SEAs) - English
  • lucuntu grass  (Source: Pl Res SEAs) - English
  • waindoi grass  (Source: F Viti) - English
  • capim-centopéia  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • EASTERN ASIA: Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India (s.), Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Indochina, Myanmar, Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  2. Bor, N. L. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan. (Grass BCIP)
  3. CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland Documenta CIBA-GEIGY (Grass weeds 1. 1980, 2. 1981; Monocot weeds 3. 1982; Dicot weeds 1. 1988) (Weed CIBA)
  4. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  6. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  7. Holttum, R. E. et al. A revised flora of Malaya. (F Malaya)
  8. Koyama, T. Grasses of Japan and its neighboring regions. 1987 (Grass Japan)
  9. Lazarides, M. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia. 1980 (Grass SEAs)
  10. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  11. Shukla, U. Grasses of north-eastern India. 1996 (Grass NE India)
  12. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  13. 't Mannetje, L. & R. M. Jones, eds. 1992. Forages (Pl Res SEAs) 4:148.

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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=20493. Accessed 24 May 2018.