Polypogon monspeliensis

Polypogon monspeliensis

Australian grass in family Poaceae; causes poisoning when the grass seed head is infested with Anguina agrostis nematodes carrying Clavibacter toxicus producing corynetoxins; causes incoordination, tremor, convulsions, sudden death. Grass called also annual beard grass, Steward Range syndrome.
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Y, en las olmedas y praderas meso-higrofilas, los observados fueron tan solo Asperugo probumbens, Echinochloa crus-galli, Polypogon monspeliensis y Rubia tinctorum.
y a partir de los 1400 m con Polypogon elongatus Kunth y Polypogon monspeliensis (L.
50 Polypogon monspeliensis Annual Rabbitsfoot Grass 0.
The Prickly Arrowgrass would have been missed had the Annual Beard-grass * Polypogon monspeliensis not been weeded.
A good example of this is Polypogon monspeliensis ('annual rabbitsfoot grass'), which cover peaked at the 5-km stations.
Although we collected data on all marsh plant species, here we present only data on the most ubiquitous species (the native succulents Salicornia virginica and Arthrocnemum subterminale, the invasive grass, Parapholis incurva, and a grouping of transition/ upland species that included the native rush, Juncus bufonius, non-native grasses Polypogon monspeliensis, Lolium multiflorum, Bromus diandrus, and B.
fusca: reductions from control values in extracts were Suaeda fruticosa (80%), Kochia indica (42%), Sporobolus arabicus (38%), and Polypogon monspeliensis (29%).
badius 1, Mentha pulegium 2, Juncus acutiflorus +, Juncus bufonius 1, Lythrum junceum +, Polypogon monspeliensis +, Pulicaria paludosa +.
Comunidad de Agrostis kuntzei- Polypogon monspeliensis (*) V.
tinctoria, Plantago hookeriana (Plantaginaceae) and the only exotic species encountered in the study, Polypogon monspeliensis (Poaceae) occurred on the burned transects and the largely barren wind-tidal flats.
Inderjit and Dakshini (1995c) reported no quantitative difference in phenolic content between soils with and without the annual weed Polypogon monspeliensis.
Companeras: Erica lusitanica +, Scirpoides holoschoenus 1 en 1; Smilax aspera 2, Trifolium pratense, Plantago major, Hyoscyamus albus, Polypogon monspeliensis, Schoenoplectus lacustris, Aristolochia baetica, Lotus pedunculatus y Juncus subnodulosus +, Lapsana communis, Apium nodiflorum, Poa nemoralis, Agrostis stolonifera, Lythrum salicaria, Festuca arundinacea subsp.