Poaceae Barnhart(=Gramineae) (The Grass Family) 152 species from the Poaceae family are recorded from the Maltese Islands.
English name(s) :
Southern Sandspur, Hedgehog grass, Burr Grass
Maltese name(s) :
Status for Malta :
Casual or accidental alien. Species that was introduced in Malta rather recently and normally it is short-lived
or resticted to small populations for a short time, without becoming widespread or invasive.
Very Common Common Frequent Scarce Rare Very rare Extinct
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Species Images (7 images)
Cenchrus echinatus - Image Code: CNCEC-0.
Cenchrus echinatus - Image Code: CNCEC-1.
Cenchrus echinatus - Image Code: CNCEC-2.
Cenchrus echinatus - Image Code: CNCEC-3.
Cenchrus echinatus - Image Code: CNCEC-4.
Cenchrus echinatus - Image Code: CNCEC-5.
Cenchrus echinatus - Image Code: CNCEC-6.
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