EPPO Global Database

Cynodon plectostachyus(CYNPL)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CYNPL
  • Preferred name: Cynodon plectostachyus
  • Authority: (K.Schumann) Pilger


Tchad, Ethiopia to Tanzania. Introduced in Himalayas, Bangladesh, Madagascar, USA (California, Florida), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (Paraguay, Argentina)

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Common names
Name Language
African stargrass English (AU)
giant stargrass English (US)
star bermudagrass English (US)
stargrass English
afrikanisches Hundszahngras German
capim-estrela-africana Portuguese (BR)