Dichanthium filiculme (Hook.f.) S.K.Jain & Deshp.

  • Family : POACEAE
    (Grass Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GHAS FAMILY (घास फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : POACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Capillipedium filiculme (Hook.f.) Stapf
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Occasional in the plains and forests
  • Flower, Fruit : August-January
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Kurnool district
    • Karnataka : Hassan district, Uttara Kannada district, Belagavi district, Chikkamagaluru district, Dakshina Kannada district, Dharwad district, Kodagu (Coorg) district, Udupi district
    • Maharashtra : Amravati district, Aurangabad district, Mumbai-City district, Mumbai Suburban district, Kolhapur district, Nanded district, Nashik district, Parbhani district, Pune district, Raigad district, Ratnagiri district, Satara district, Sindhudurg district, Thane district
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Pullaiah, T., 1997. Flora of Andhra Pradesh. Vol. 3.; B. D. Sharma, S. Karthikeyan & N. P. Singh 1996 - Flora of Maharashtra state – Monocotyledons; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 – Flora of Coorg district; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 – Flora of Udupi district; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara
  • 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=Dichanthium filiculme. Downloaded on 8 August 2022.

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