Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Brachiaria distachya

Classification

Poaceae [family]
Brachiaria [genus] (6)
distachya [species]

Classification

Poaceae [family]
Brachiaria [genus] (6)
distachya [species]

Presence

Recorded on Sint Eustatius
Presence status Introduced (2) - Sint Eustatius
Natural distribution
  • Asia
  • Oceania
  • Distribution description Native to Pacific, Asia-temperate, Asia-tropical and Australasia.
    Notes on presence status Introduced.

    Publications

    • Axelrod, F.S. 2015. A Systematic Vademecum to the Vascular Plants of Sint Eustatius. 179 pp.
    • WCSP 2017. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [link]