Paspalum eucomum Nees ex Trin.

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: 535-539

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.15560/17.2.507

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03948D7C-FFF1-F51C-0F6B-D9AEFDCDFF19

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scientific name

Paspalum eucomum Nees ex Trin.
status

 

Paspalum eucomum Nees ex Trin.  

Figure 19E

Identification. Perennial tussock grass, 40–82 cm height. Leaf-blades filiform, involute, glabrous or hairy, 8.5–22.0 cm long, 0.01–0.3 cm wide, ligulate. Distinguished by its inflorescence with 2 sub-conjugated branches, 5–11 cm long, with green and purplish rachis with solitary spikelets covered with white trichomes.

Remarks. Common species over shallow soils on the native grassland.

Brazilian range. Midwest (except MS state), South (PR state) and Southeast (except ES and RJ states) regions.

Materials examined. BRAZIL – São Paulo • Franco da Rocha, Parque Estadual do Juquery ; 23°20′42″S, 046°42′06″W; 19 Apr. 2017; collection number vck31; HUFABC1979 GoogleMaps   Franco da Rocha, Parque Estadual do Juquery ; 23°20′52″S, 046°42′24″W; 11 Apr. 2018 GoogleMaps   ;

collection number vck283; HUFABC2148.

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Liliopsida

Order

Poales

Family

Poaceae

Genus

Paspalum