Arthraxon villosus C.E.C.Fisch.

 
  • Family : POACEAE
    (GRASS FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Poaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Arthraxon villosus C.E.C.Fisch.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Grasslands
  • Key identification features : Annual grass with long culms; Leaves simple, alternate with hairy leaf sheaths; Inflorescence unit is a Spikelet which is long, villous raceme; Filaments filiform; Anthers versatile; Stigma plumose.
  • Flower, Fruit : October-December
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Chikkamagaluru district
    • Kerala : Idukki district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Peninsular India
  • World Distribution : India
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Yoganarasimhan, SN., Subramanyam and Razi, BA (1981). Flora of Chikmagalur District, Karnataka. Intl, Book Distri., Dehra Dun, Uttarakhand, India; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Arthraxon villosus. Downloaded on 19 August 2019.

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