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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Urochloa brizantha (A.Rich.) R.D.Webster, Austral. Paniceae: 233 (1987).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: Trop. & S. Africa, W. Indian Ocean, SW. Arabian Pen.
22 BEN BKN GAM GHA GUI IVO MLI NGA SIE 23 BUR CAF CMN CON GAB RWA ZAI 24 CHA ERI ETH SOM SUD 25 KEN TAN UGA 26 ANG MLW MOZ ZAM ZIM 27 BOT CPP NAM NAT OFS SWZ TVL (29) mau MDG SEY 35 YEM (40) ban ehm ind whm (41) mya tha vie (42) cki jaw (43) nwg (50) qld wau (60) fij (61) sci (63) haw (77) tex (78) fla (79) mxc mxs mxt (80) hon (81) pue trt (82) ven (83) bol clm ecu gal per (84) bzc bze bzl bzs (85) age par
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