Arthraxon hispidus (Thunb.) Makino (1912) in Kenya

Arthraxon hispidus (Thunb.) Makino (1912) in Kenya

Scientific NameArthraxon hispidus (Thunb.) Makino (1912)
Common Namesmall carpetgrass
SynonymsArthraxon ciliaris P. Beauv. (1812), Arthraxon micans (Nees) Hochst. (1856), Arthraxon quartinianus (A, Rich.) Nash (1812), Digitaria hispida (Thunb. (Spreng.) (1825), Lasiolytrum hispidum (Thunb.) Steud. (1846)
Pest Life FormWeed
Distribution StatusPresent
Quarantine StatusUnregulated
Common Host CommoditiesOryza sativa (rice)
Climatic Conditionswide range of habitats; terrestrial to acquatic, Warm temperate and tropical climate
Life CycleNot set
Dispersal MechanismNot set
Presence In Other CountriesKenya
CountryKenya

Commodities affected by Arthraxon hispidus (Thunb.) Makino (1912) in Kenya

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1 Rice Whole plants yield losses

Pest Distribution

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