Ischaemum muticum L.

Common name

English: Seashore centipede grass

Mandarin: 无芒鸭嘴草 (wu mang ya zui cao)


Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Liliopsida (370)

      Order: Cyperales (87)

        Family: Poaceae (70) (family description)

          Genus: Ischaemum (1)

           Epithet: muticum L. (1)

Synonym: Andropogon polymorphus Steud.

muticum => curtailed, docked, pointless blunt, awn-less

polymorphus => having many forms of the same organ


Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: green, white

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