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Taxon: Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) P. Beauv.

Genus: Echinochloa
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Panicoideae tribe: Paniceae.
Nomen number: 14823
Place of publication: Ess. Agrostogr. 53, 161, 169. 1812 "crus galli"
Name verified on: 05-Mar-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).
Accessions: 75 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared aquatic or terrestrial noxious weed and/or noxious-weed seed in these U.S. states (see state noxious weed lists), with links to state information or web documents:
AR*°.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

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Economic importance:

  • Harmful organism host: crop diseases   (fide Diseas Comp)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant   (fide Geigy Weed Tables. 1968)
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Distributional range:

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AFRICA
    Northern Africa: Egypt; Morocco; Tunisia
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Sudan
    East Tropical Africa: Tanzania; Uganda
    West Tropical Africa: Guinea; Senegal
    South Tropical Africa: Mozambique
    Southern Africa: South Africa; Swaziland
    Western Indian Ocean: Madagascar; Mauritius
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Afghanistan; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Lebanon; Turkey
    Middle Asia: Uzbekistan
    China: China
    Eastern Asia: Japan; Korea; Taiwan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Bangladesh; Bhutan; India; Nepal; Pakistan; Sri Lanka
    Indo-China: Cambodia; Laos; Myanmar; Thailand; Vietnam
    Malesia: Indonesia; Malaysia; Philippines
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Denmark; Norway
    Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Netherlands; Switzerland
    East Europe: Belarus; Estonia; Ukraine
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Mexico
    North America
  • PACIFIC
    North-Central Pacific: U.S. Outlying Islands - Johnston Atoll, Midway Islands; United States - Hawaii
    Northwestern Pacific: Marshall Islands; Micronesia
    South-Central Pacific: French Polynesia
    Southwestern Pacific: Fiji; New Caledonia
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: West Indies
    Northern South America: Venezuela
    Brazil: Brazil
    Western South America: Colombia; Peru
    Southern South America: Argentina; Chile; Paraguay; Uruguay

      Other:
  • origin obscure, likely tropical Asia

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) P. Beauv.:


Images:

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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?14823 (29 November 2014)

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