Taxon: Iseilema prostratum (L.) Andersson

 
Genus: Iseilema
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
  Subfamily: Panicoideae
      Tribe: Andropogoneae
        Subtribe: Anthristiriinae
Nomen number: 20503
Place of publication: Nova Acta Regiae Soc. Sci. Upsal. ser. 3, 2:251. 1856
Name Verified on: 17-Sep-1986 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Aug-1996
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: fodder (fide F Pak)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India; Sri Lanka
    • Indo-China: Myanmar

References:

  • Bor, N. L. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan. 1960 (Grass BCIP)
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. 1980- (F Ceylon)
  • Lazarides, M. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia. 1980 (Grass SEAs)
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. 1970- (F Pak)

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