Taxon profile


Paspalum dilatatum Poir.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Poales »  family Poaceae »  genus Paspalum - crowngrass

Other names

= Caterpillar Grass
= Crowngrass
= Dallisgrass
= Paspalum


Taxon in country check-lists*

Europe: Croatiai, Asia: Israel

* List of countries might not be complete

Links and literature

EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Paspalum dilatatum Poir.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Pest Information Wiki [Paspalum_dilatatum_(weed)]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Paspalum dilatatum Poiret]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Danin A.: Flora and Vegetation of Israel [] [as Paspalum dilatatum]
Data retrieved on: 26 February 2009
EN Boršić I. et al. (2008): Preliminary Check-list of Invasive Alian Plant Species (IAS) in Croatia [], Nat. Croat., Vol. 17, No. 2., 55–71, Zagreb [as Paspalum dilatatum Poir.]
Data retrieved on: 31 July 2012

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i species introduced to area described by check-list