Poaceae Barnhart(=Gramineae) (The Grass Family) 152 species from the Poaceae family are recorded from the Maltese Islands.
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Status for Malta :
Naturalised Alien. Species that was introduced in Malta after year 1492 (Columbus' discovery of the New World)
and spreads and integrates to form established, non-invasive populations.
Species may become become invasive if it widespreads rapidly.
Very Common Common Frequent Scarce Rare Very rare Extinct
Occurrences in Europe and the Mediterranean region. (from Euro+Med Checklist, 2019) Country codes
Ab(A) AE(G) Ag Al Ar Az(C F G J L M P S T) Bl(M N) Bu Ca(C F G L P T) Co Cr Ct Cy Eg Ga(F) Gg Gr Hs(S) Hu Ir It Le Lu Ma Md(M) Mo Rf(CS S) Rm Sa Si(S) Sl Sr Su Sy Tn Tu(A E) Uk(K U) [Au(A) Be aBr By Cs Da Es Fe Ga(F) Ge He Ho Hs(S) No Po Rf(C E N) Sk]
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Species Images (7 images)
Echinochloa crus-galli - Image Code: ECCCG-0.
Echinochloa crus-galli - Image Code: ECCCG-1.
Echinochloa crus-galli - Image Code: ECCCG-2.
Echinochloa crus-galli - Image Code: ECCCG-3.
Echinochloa crus-galli - Image Code: ECCCG-4.
Echinochloa crus-galli - Image Code: ECCCG-5.
Echinochloa crus-galli - Image Code: ECCCG-6.
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