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HYPARRHENIA is a genus of grasses . Many species are known commonly as THATCHING GRASS.

They are mostly native to tropical Africa
Africa
; some can be found in warmer areas in temperate Eurasia
Eurasia
, Australia
Australia
, and Latin America
Latin America
. These are annual and perennial bunch grasses. The inflorescence branches into twin spikes of paired spikelets. Species

* Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
anamesa - dry Africa
Africa
from Ethiopia to Cape Province * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
andongensis - Angola * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
anemopaegma - Zambia * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
anthistirioides - dry Africa
Africa
from Eritrea to Malawi * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
arrhenobasis - Ethiopia * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
bagirmica - West Africa * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
barteri - from Burkina Faso to Malawi * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
bracteata - Africa
Africa
(from Mali to Zimbabwe), Thailand, Vietnam, New Guinea, Latin America
Latin America
(from Veracruz
Veracruz
to Paraná ) * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
claytonii - Ethiopia * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
coleotricha - Eritrea, Ethiopia, Sudan, Tanzania, Yemen * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
collina - dry Africa
Africa
from Nigeria to Ethiopia to KwaZulu-Natal * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
confinis - tropical Africa
Africa
from Zaïre to Ethiopia * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
coriacea - Central African Rep * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
cyanescens from Gambia to Zaïre * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
cymbaria - Africa, Madagascar, Comoros, India * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
dichroa - from Djibouti to KwaZulu-Natal * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
diplandra - tropical Africa, southern China, Thailand, Vietnam, Sulawesi * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
dregeana - from Yemen + Eritrea to Swaziland * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
dybowskii - Zaïre, Central African Rep * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
exarmata - from Mali to Kenya * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
familiaris - from Guinea to Angola * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
figariana - from Nigeria to Tanzania * Hyparrhenia filipendula - from Guinea to KwaZulu-Natal; Madagascar, Yunnan, Sri Lanka, Philippines, New Guinea, Queensland, New South Wales * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
finitima - from Sierra Leone to Mpumalanga * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
formosa - from Ethiopia + Yemen to Malawi * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
gazensis - from Uganda to KwaZulu-Natal * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
glabriuscula - tropical Africa * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
gossweileri - Zaïre, Tanzania, Angola, Zambia * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
griffithii - Sudan, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Madagascar, Yunnan, Assam, Myanmar, Vietnam * Hyparrhenia hirta - Africa, southern Europe, southwest Asia from France to Cape Province to Pakistan; naturalized in scattered sites in Australia, North + South America * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
involucrata - from Burkina Faso to Congo Rep * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
madaropoda - from South Sudan to Mozambique * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
mobukensis - from Ethiopia to Malawi * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
multiplex - Ethiopia + Sudan * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
neglecta - Ethiopia * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
newtonii - Africa
Africa
(from Guinea to Swaziland), Madagascar, China, Southeast Asia, New Guinea * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
niariensis - from Cameroon to Zambia * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
nyassae - tropical Africa, Madagascar, Thailand, Vietnam * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
papillipes - Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Yemen, Tanzania, Madagascar * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
pilgeriana - from Ethiopia to KwaZulu-Natal * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
pilosa - Central African Rep * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
poecilotricha - from Guinea to KwaZulu-Natal * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
praetermissa - Sulawesi * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
quarrei - from Yemen to Nigeria + KwaZulu-Natal * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
rudis - tropical Africa, Madagascar * Hyparrhenia rufa - tropical - southern Africa; Yunnan, Myanmar, Thailand; naturalized in Florida, Texas, Latin America
Latin America
(from Chihuahua to Paraguay); various islands in Caribbean, Pacific, Indian Ocean * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
schimperi - from Ethiopia to Cape Province; Madagascar * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
smithiana - from Guinea to Congo Rep * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
subplumosa - from Guinea to Zimbabwe * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
tamba - from Eritrea to Lesotho * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
tuberculata - Ethiopia * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
umbrosa - from Nigeria to KwaZulu-Natal; Comoros * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
variabilis - from Yemen + Eritrea to KwaZulu-Natal; Comoros, Madagascar * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
violascens - Burkina Faso, Nigeria, Chad, Cameroon * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
welwitschii - from Guinea to Zimbabwe; Comoros * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
wombaliensis - Cameroon, Congo Rep, Zaïre

formerly included

see Andropogon
Andropogon
Elymandra Exotheca Hyperthelia Parahyparrhenia

* Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
abyssinica - Exotheca abyssinica * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
archaelymandra - Elymandra archaelymandra * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
baddadae - Elymandra grallata * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
cornucopiae - Hyperthelia cornucopiae * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
dissoluta - Hyperthelia dissoluta * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
djalonica - Parahyparrhenia annua * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
edulis - Hyperthelia edulis * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
eylesii - Elymandra grallata * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
grallata - Elymandra grallata * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
jaegeriana - Parahyparrhenia annua * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
lithophila - Elymandra lithophila * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
macrolepis - Hyperthelia dissoluta * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
monathera - Exotheca abyssinica * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
pusilla - Andropogon
Andropogon
pusillus * Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
sulcata - Parahyparrhenia annua

REFERENCES

* ^ lectotype designated by Clayton, Kew Bull., Add. Ser. 2: 38 (1969) * ^ A B C Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families * ^ Fournier, Eugène Pierre Nicolas. 1886. Mexicanas Plantas 2: 51, 67 in Latin * ^ Tropicos, Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
Andersson ex E. Fourn * ^ Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé. * ^ Flora of China Vol. 22 Page 631 苞茅属 BAO MAO SHU HYPARRHENIA ANDERSSON EX FOURNIER, MEXIC. PL. 2: 51, 67. 1886. * ^ Altervista Flora Italiana genere hyparrhenia * ^ Atlas of Living Australia * ^ Filgueiras, T. S. 1981. O genero Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
(Gramineae) no Brasil. Anais do XXXII Congresso Nacional de Botanica 44–57. * ^ Pohl, R. W. 1994. 164. Hyparrhenia
Hyparrhenia
Andersson ex Fourn. 6: 393–394. In G. Davidse, M. Sousa Sánchez

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