Microstegium (Poaceae), a new generic record for Andaman & Nicobar Islands, India

Dey S., Das S. & K. Karthigeyan

Published on : 30-Jun-2021

DOI : https://dx.doi.org/10.22244/rheedea.2021.31.02.05


The genus Microstegium Nees (Poaceae) is reported for the first time from Andaman & Nicobar Islands, India based on M. fasciculatum (L.) Henrard. Microstegium fasciculatum is a common species in mainland India. A brief description and photo plate are provided for easy identification.