genus Eragrostis

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Noun1.genus Eragrostis - annual or perennial grasses of tropics and subtropicsgenus Eragrostis - annual or perennial grasses of tropics and subtropics
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
bay grass, love grass - any of various grasses of the genus Eragrostis; specially useful for forage and for the prevention of erosion
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The genus Eragrostis (Poaceae: Chloridoideae) in northwestern South America (Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru): Morphological and taxonomic studies.
Floristic analysis reflects that the genus Eragrostis as being the most representative with 05 species (18.
17] The genus Eragrostis and Sporobolus show more accumulation for both metals, while in addition to the foregoing; the genus Panicum indicated the highest for Ni.