Eragrostis pilosa

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 : 531

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.15560/17.2.507

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Eragrostis pilosa
status

 

Eragrostis pilosa (L.) P.Beauv.

Identification. Annual tussock grass, 54–85 cm height. Leaf-blades lanceolate, glabrous, without glandules, 4.5– 23.0 cm long, 0.1–0.5 cm wide, ligulate. Characterized by its open panicle, 8–24 cm long, 2.– 5–8 cm wide, with hairs on the axil.

Common name. Capim-peludo; Capim-orvalho.

Remarks. Species uncommon on the native grassland, occurring mainly on disturbed sites.

Brazilian range. Midwest, North (AP, PA and RR states), Northeast (except SE state), South, and Southeast regions.

Materials examined. BRAZIL – São Paulo • Franco da Rocha, Parque Estadual do Juquery ; 23°20′53″S, 046°42′17″W; 26 Sep. 2017; collection number vck92; HUFABC2012 GoogleMaps same collection data as for preceding; collection number vck 93; HUFABC2013 GoogleMaps .

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Liliopsida

Order

Poales

Family

Poaceae

Genus

Eragrostis