Microstegium fasciculatum (L.) Henrard
  • Blumea 3: 453 (1940) 

Notes: Distribution: Uganda to Malawi, Trop. & Subtrop. Asia

Distribution Map

  • Native distribution
  • Introduced distribution
Found in
  • Africa East Tropical Africa Tanzania
  • Uganda
  • South Tropical Africa Malawi
  • West-Central Tropical Africa Rwanda
  • Zaire
  • Asia-Temperate China China South-Central
  • China Southeast
  • Hainan
  • Asia-Tropical Indian Subcontinent Assam
  • East Himalaya
  • India
  • Nepal
  • Sri Lanka
  • West Himalaya
  • Indo-China Laos
  • Myanmar
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
  • Malesia Jawa
  • Lesser Sunda Is.
  • Malaya
  • Maluku
  • Philippines
  • Sulawesi
  • Sumatera
  • Papuasia New Guinea
Introduced into
  • Asia-Temperate Eastern Asia Taiwan



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 Information From

WCS higher taxonomy
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