EPPO Global Database

Urelytrum agropyroides(URYAG)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: URYAG
  • Preferred name: Urelytrum agropyroides
  • Authority: (Hackel) Hackel


Ghana to Cameroon, Zaïre and Tanzania to South Africa, Madagascar

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Rottboellia agropyroides Hackel
Urelytrum gracilis Hubbard
Urelytrum squarrosum Hackel
Urelytrum vanderystii Robyns

Common names
Name Language
centipede grass English (ZA)
quinine grass English (ZA)
kinagras Afrikaans
varkstertgras Afrikaans