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Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Liliopsida (388)

      Order: Cyperales (91)

        Family: Poaceae (72)(family description)

          Genus: Chloris (2)

            Epithet: pilosa Schum. (3)

Synonyms: Chloris breviseta Benth., Chloris nigra Hack.

nigra => black, blackness

pilosa => covered thinly with long soft hairs

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: green

External links

Check for Chloris pilosa at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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