Echinochloa is a very widespread genus of plants in the grass family. Some of the species are Nakai – Pseudechinolaena polystachya; Echinochloa elephantipes – Panicum elephantipes; Echinochloa eruciformis – Brachiaria. Echinochloa polystachya (Kunth) Hitchc. Show All Show Tabs creeping river grass. Image of Echinochloa polystachya. General Information. Symbol: ECPO3. PSEUDECHINOLAENA polystachya (Kunth) Stapf [family POACEAE], in F.T.A. 9: (); Fl. Agrost. Congo Belge 2: 74 (); Ann. list grasses Ug.:

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A review of the environmental effects of ponded pasture systems. Webarchive template wayback links All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from January Articles with permanently dead external links Articles with ‘species’ microformats Commons category link from Wikidata Taxonbars with 20—24 taxon IDs. Agronomy Journal 93 1: Queensland Government, Department of primary Industries and Fisheries. In PhD dissertation, Dpt Agron.

In Australia, it has been introduced to enhance the productivity of Para grass stands Hannan-Jones et al. However, it can regrow from stolons during subsequent flooding Hannan-Jones et al. All animals exhibited low levels of total lipids and cholesterol, which indicated that this meat could be sold as light meat or low fat meat, which is interesting from a nutritional point of view for the consumer: Click on images to enlarge.

The nodes are densely hairy Hannan-Jones et al. Nakai – Pseudechinolaena polystachya Echinochloa elephantipes – Panicum elephantipes Echinochloa eruciformis – Brachiaria eruciformis Echinochloa erythrosperma – Setaria italica Echinochloa geminata – Paspalidium geminatum Echinochloa hirta – Urochloa panicoides Echinochloa intermedia – Setaria italica Echinochloa lanceolata – Oplismenus compositus Echinochloa najada – Oplismenopsis najada Echinochloa nervosa – Acroceras gabunense Echinochloa notabilis – Urochloa mosambicensis Echinochloa polystachya Kunth Roberty not Kunth Hitchc.


American Midland Naturalist 87 1: Effect of supplementation regimes and vacuum ageing on palatability of beef longissimus from Criollo Limonero steers fattened on pasture. Generally no growth under dry conditions unless there is a high water table, but re-establishes from stems and stolons with subsequent flooding.

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Supports high stocking rates with rotational grazing with day rest. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Grazing buffalo on flooded pastures in the Brazilian Amazon region: Therefore, its import and new establishment are not recommended US Forest Service, It grows on seasonally flooded wetlands or under very high rainfall conditions more than mm per year Hannan-Jones et al.

Promising accessions Country Details None reported. Establishment is most successful where competition from existing vegetation poylstachya been removed. Also naturalised in tropical and southern Africa, tropical Asia, Hawaii and beyond its native range in southern South America.

It is adapted to soil pH 4. Like other water grasses, it can spread into wetlands to form mono-specific stands that smother native species. Utilization of four grass forage species [ Brachiaria mutica, Pennisetum purpureum, Axonopus scoparius, Echinochloa polystachya ] in rabbit feeding in the Tropic [Peru]. Plant and animal families Plant and animal species. Native to echinochloz, lake shores and wet-lands. Proximate composition mineral and cholesterol content of the Longissimus dorsi muscle of Criollo Limonero steers supplemented on pasture.

Habitat and resource selection of free-ranging buffaloes and cattle on a floodplain range in the lower Amazon, Brazil.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. They are unbranched and rigid, and long enough to withstand flowing and rising water levels El Bassam, When leaves are submerged in polystachyz water, they cannot photosynthesize and only the emerged crown that may be as high as 2 m is productive El Bassam, Assessing feed quality of fertilized Coastal Bermudagrass Cynodon dactylon L.


Stem sections with 2—3 nodes are planted with 1 node above the surface. Chris Gardiner single flowering stem Photo: The inflorescence is a panicle made pklystachya of dense, short and thick ascending racemes which bear almost sessile spikelets. German grass Echinochloa polystachyaaerial part, fresh German grass Echinochloa polystachyahay.

Panicles mostly 15—25 mm long, dense, the short, thick branches ascending. Gains differ around the year: Spikelets 5—7 mm long, lanceolate. Although rated as very useful fodder in the native wetlands of tropical America, it is regarded as a potential significant environmental weed in some other countries. Echinochloa polystachya is an aquatic or sub-aquatic perennial with course culms 1—2.

Each of the seed-head branches i. Echinochloa polystachya Kunth Hitchc. The productivity of the C 4 grass Echinochloa polystachya on the Amazon floodplain. German grass Echinochloa polystachyaaerial part, fresh. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Echinochloa. Panicle axis 20—30 cm long. A revision of Echinochloa in the United States. Echinochloa polystachya growth is closely linked to the annual rise and fall of water levels over the floodplain surface Piedade et al. Echinochloa spectabilis Nees ex Trin.

Retrieved from ” https: It is generally protected from overnight frost by its aquatic habit Hannan-Jones et al.