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Cenchrus echinatus L.

Min. Elevation:
100
Max. Elevation:
120
Microhabitat Description:
Savanna with Byrsonima and Anacardium occidentale. Sandy soil
Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America
Collector:
P. M. Peterson
Doorjoohan Gopaul
Lynn J. Gillespie
Place:
Dadanawa Ranch on the Rupununi River, U. Takutu-U. Essequibo, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
17 Jun 1989
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
3 Jan 2017
Common name:
Piri piri
seiittan
hedgehog grass
southern sandbar
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae
Published Name:
Cenchrus echinatus L.
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.

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