EPPO Global Database

Eragrostis atrovirens(ERAAT)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: ERAAT
  • Preferred name: Eragrostis atrovirens
  • Authority: (Desfontaines) Steudel


Southern Mediterranean, Western Asia (Pakistan), Himalayas, India, Sri Lanka, Indochina, Malesia, China, Africa (throughout, except Somalia and Cape), Madagascar. Introduced in western Europe, USA (southeast), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean (Cuba), South America (northwestern, to Bolivia)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Eragrostis elegantula Steudel
Eragrostis sudanica Chevalier

Common names
Name Language
wire lovegrass English