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ARTHRAXON, commonly known as CARPETGRASS, is a genus of Asian, African and Australian plants in the grass family, Poaceae
Poaceae
, containing the following species:

* Arthraxon
Arthraxon
antsirabensis – Madagascar
Madagascar
* Arthraxon
Arthraxon
castratus – Hainan
Hainan
, Indian Subcontinent, Indochina, Java
Java
* Arthraxon
Arthraxon
cuspidatus – Ethiopia
Ethiopia
, Oman
Oman
* Arthraxon
Arthraxon
depressus – India * Arthraxon
Arthraxon
echinatus – India, Nepal, Yunnan
Yunnan
* Arthraxon
Arthraxon
epectinatus – China, Himalayas * Arthraxon hispidus – Asia, Africa, Australia, Indian Ocean islands * Arthraxon
Arthraxon
inermis – India * Arthraxon
Arthraxon
jubatus – Kerala
Kerala
* Arthraxon
Arthraxon
junnarensis – Yunnan
Yunnan
, India, Oman
Oman
* Arthraxon
Arthraxon
lanceolatus – eastern Africa, southern Asia * Arthraxon
Arthraxon
lancifolius – Africa, southern Asia * Arthraxon
Arthraxon
meeboldii – India * Arthraxon
Arthraxon
microphyllus – Himalayas
Himalayas
, Yunnan
Yunnan
, Thailand
Thailand
* Arthraxon
Arthraxon
multinervis – Guizhou
Guizhou
* Arthraxon
Arthraxon
nudus – southern Asia * Arthraxon
Arthraxon
prionodes – eastern Africa, southern Asia * Arthraxon
Arthraxon
raizadae – India * Arthraxon
Arthraxon
santapaui – India, Himalayas
Himalayas
* Arthraxon
Arthraxon
submuticus – Himalayas
Himalayas
, Yunnan
Yunnan
* Arthraxon
Arthraxon
typicus – Yunnan
Yunnan
, Guangdong
Guangdong
, Himalayas
Himalayas
, Indochina
Indochina
, Java
Java
* Arthraxon
Arthraxon
villosus – India
India

Several species now in the genera Dimeria and Microstegium were formerly included in Arthraxon:

* Arthraxon
Arthraxon
batangensis – Microstegium batangense * Arthraxon
Arthraxon
hohenackeri – Dimeria hohenackeri * Arthraxon
Arthraxon
lanceolatus and Arthraxon
Arthraxon
nodosus – Microstegium vimineum

SEE ALSO

* List of Poaceae
Poaceae
genera

REFERENCES

* ^ Palisot de Beauvois, Ambroise Marie François Joseph 1812. Essai d\'une Nouvelle Agrostographie 111-112 description in Latin, commentary in French * ^ Palisot de Beauvois, Ambroise Marie François Joseph 1812. Essai d\'une Nouvelle Agrostographie plate XI (11), figure VI (6 a-d) line drawings of Arthraxon
Arthraxon
ciliaris; figure captions in French on caption page 9 * ^ Tropicos, Arthraxon