Brachiaria eruciformis (Sm.) Griseb.

 
  • Family : POACEAE
    (GRASS FAMILY)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Poaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Brachiaria eruciformis (Sm.) Griseb.
  • Vernacular name : Antugarike hullu (Kannada); Shimpi, Wag-hast (Marathi)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Grasslands
  • Comments / notes : Often on hills about 250m, on moist slopes.
  • Flower, Fruit : September-January
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Ballari district
    • Kerala : Pathanamthitta district
    • Maharashtra : All districts of Maharashtra
  • World Distribution : Cosmopolitan
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1996- Flora of Orissa Vol. 4; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1.; N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka; B. D. Sharma, S. Karthikeyan & N. P. Singh 1996 - Flora of Maharashtra state - Monocotyledons; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (2). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983 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=Brachiaria eruciformis. Downloaded on 22 November 2019.

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