Iseilema prostratum (L.) Andersson

  • Family : POACEAE
    (Grass Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GHAS FAMILY (घास फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : POACEAE
  • Basionym : Andropogon prostratus L.
  • Synonym(s) : Cymbopogon prostratus (L.) Sweet
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Iseilema prostratum (L.) Andersson
  • Vernacular name : Achigrass, Sona (Marathi)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Flower, Fruit : October-January
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Ahmednagar district, Aurangabad district, Beed district, Bhandara district, Mumbai-City district, Mumbai Suburban district, Chandrapur district, Dhule district, Jalgaon district, Kolhapur district, Nagpur district, Nanded district, Pune district, Sangli district, Satara district
    • Odisha : Puri district
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1996- Flora of Orissa Vol. 4; B. D. Sharma, S. Karthikeyan & N. P. Singh 1996 - Flora of Maharashtra state - Monocotyledons.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. prostratum. Downloaded on 17 August 2022.

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