Taxon profile


Knotroot Bristle-grass
Setaria parviflora (Poir.) Kerguelén

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

Scientific synonyms

Chaetochloa geniculata (Lam.) Millsp. & Chase
Chaetochloa imberbis (Poir.) Scribn.
Panicum geniculatum Lam.
Setaria gracilis Kunth

Other names

= Knotroot Bristle Grass
= Knotroot Pigeon Grass
= Marsh Bristlegrass
= Slender Pigeon Grass

Least Concern


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Links and literature

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

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Setaria parviflora (Poir.) Kerguelen]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [18963261]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Setaria parviflora (Poir.) M.Kerguelen]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018

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