Andropogon bicornis

Camargo Keller, Victor, Lopes Pereira-Silva, Erico Fernando & Hardt, Elisa, 2021, High richness, new occurrences, and threatened species in a savanna grassland remnant in the largest Brazilian metropolis, Check List 17 (2), pp. 507-549: 519

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.15560/17.2.507

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03948D7C-FFE1-F530-0F6B-D8D0FC6EF910

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scientific name

Andropogon bicornis
status

 

Andropogon bicornis   L.

Figure 17B

Identification. Perennial tussock grass, 0.6–1.8 m height. Leaf-blades linear, 23–60 cm long, 0.2–0.6 mm wide, usually hairy at the abaxial side, ligulate. Characteristic for its branched, contracted corymbiform inflo- rescence, with soft white hairs.

Common name. Capim-rabo-de-burro; Capim-vassoura

Remarks. Common species, occurring on roadsides and places with seasonal flooding.

Brazilian range. All Brazilian territory.

Material examined. BRAZIL – São Paulo • Franco da Rocha, Parque Estadual do Juquery ; 23°20′11″S, 046° 42′07″W; 8 Sep. 2017; collection number vck85; HUFABC1924 GoogleMaps   .

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Liliopsida

Order

Poales

Family

Poaceae

Genus

Andropogon