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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Phragmites karka (Retz.) Trin. ex Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 2: 324 (1841).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: W. Trop. Africa to Kenya, Trop. & Subtrop. Asia to Pacific
22 BEN BKN GAM GHA GNB IVO MLI NGA NGR SEN SIE TOG 23 CMN ggi 24 ERI ETH SOM SUD 25 KEN UGA 35 OMA YEM 36 CHC CHH CHS 38 JAP KOR NNS TAI 40 ASS BAN EHM IND NEP PAK SRL WHM 41 CBD LAO MYA NCB THA VIE 42 BOR JAW LSI MLY MOL PHI SUL SUM 43 BIS NWG SOL 50 NTA QLD SOA WAU 60 NWC VAN 61 COO 62 CRL MRN MRS 63 HAW
Lifeform: Hemicr. or rhizome geophyte
Family: Poaceae
The Poaceae generic classification system originated from the GrassBase database, originally based on Genera Graminum (1985). Work is in progress to update this to a new globally accepted and collaborative generic classification based on the latest research.
Original Compiler: W.D.Clayton, R.Govaerts, K.T.Harman, H.Williamson & M.Vorontsova