EPPO Global Database

Paspalum distichum(PASDS)

Distribution details in Greece

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2012: Present, no details
Comments
EPPO Reporting Service (2012/248) : considered to be invasive.
References
* Anagnou-Veroniki M, Papaioannou-Souliotis P, Karanastasi E, Giannopolitis CN (2008) New records of plant pests and weeds in Greece, 1990-2007. Hellenic Plant Protection Journal 1(2), 55-78.
------- Introduced but now acclimatized. Important weed in some irrigated crops (e.g. alfalfa) and in landscape turf.

* Arianoutsou M, Bazos I, Delipetrou P, Kokkoris Y (2010) The alien flora of Greece: taxonomy, life traits and habitat preferences. Biological Invasions DOI 10.1007/s10530-010-9749-0.

* Flora Europaea.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Albania Present, no details view...
Bulgaria Present, no details view...
Turkey Present, no details view...