Hyparrhenia Andersson ex E.Fourn.

First published in Mexic. Pl. 2: 51, 67 (1886)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropics & Subtropics.

Distribution

Native to:

Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Assam, Baleares, Belize, Benin, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Burkina, Burundi, Cameroon, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Cape Verde, Caprivi Strip, Central African Repu, Chad, China South-Central, China Southeast, Colombia, Comoros, Congo, Corse, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Djibouti, East Aegean Is., Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Ethiopia, France, Free State, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Gulf States, Guyana, Hainan, Honduras, India, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Kriti, KwaZulu-Natal, Lebanon-Syria, Lesotho, Lesser Sunda Is., Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Madeira, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, New Guinea, New South Wales, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Panamá, Peru, Philippines, Portugal, Queensland, Rodrigues, Rwanda, Réunion, Sardegna, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sicilia, Sierra Leone, Sinai, Socotra, Somalia, Spain, Sudan, Sulawesi, Suriname, Swaziland, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, Venezuela, Vietnam, Western Sahara, Yemen, Yugoslavia, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Introduced into:

Argentina Northeast, Ascension, Bangladesh, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, California, Cambodia, Cuba, Czechoslovakia, Dominican Republic, Fiji, Florida, French Guiana, Haiti, Hawaii, Jawa, Leeward Is., Marianas, Mexico Central, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Northern Territory, Paraguay, Puerto Rico, Society Is., South Australia, Sri Lanka, Trinidad-Tobago, Victoria, Western Australia, Windward Is.

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

  • Dybowskia Stapf, D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 382 (1919)

Accepted Species

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Clayton in Kew Bull., Add. Ser. No. 2 (1969).
  • F.T.A. 9: 291 (1919)
  • Mex. Pl. 2: 51 (1886)

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Clayton, A revision of the genus Hyparrhenia in Kew Bull., Addit. Ser. 2 (1969).
  • Mexic. Pl. 2: 51 (1886).

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 4, (1995) Author: by T. A. Cope [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Clayton in K.B., Addit. Ser. 2 (1969)
  • Mex. Pl. 2: 51 (1886)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2000 Asongani, J.N. [1328], Cameroon K000339600 No
Jun 1, 1998 Asongani, J.N. [1327], Cameroon K000339599 No
Jun 1, 1998 Cheek, M. [9792], Cameroon K000339602 No

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Somalia

    • Flora of Somalia
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • GrassBase - The Online World Grass Flora

    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0