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Taxon: Imperata conferta (J. Presl) Ohwi

 
Genus: Imperata
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Andropogoneae
Nomen number: 447374
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 55:549. 1941
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 09-Nov-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Nov-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • lalang jawa  (Source: F Malaya) - Malay

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide Pl Res SEAs 12(1):309. 1999); folklore (fide Pl Res SEAs 12(1):309. 1999)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Myanmar, Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Java] Malaysia, [Johore, Kelantan, Malacca, Negri Sembilan, Pahang, Perak, Selangor] Philippines, Singapore


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Bor, N. L. The grasses of Burma, Ceylon, India, and Pakistan. (Grass BCIP)
  2. Holttum, R. E. et al. A revised flora of Malaya. (F Malaya)
  3. Lazarides, M. The tropical grasses of Southeast Asia. 1980 (Grass SEAs)
  4. Padua, L. S. de et al., eds. 1999. Medicinal and poisonous plants 1 (Pl Res SEAs) 12(1):309.
  5. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  6. Royen, P. The alpine flora of New Guinea. (Alp F New Guinea)

Check other web resources for Imperata conferta (J. Presl) Ohwi :

  • World Grass Species-Descriptions: Morphological species description from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=447374. Accessed 22 February 2019.