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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, [Jawa] Malaysia, [Selangor, Johor, Kelantan, Melaka, Negeri Sembilan, Pahang, Perak] 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 (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 26 June 2019.