Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Liliopsida
Subclassis: Commelinidae
Ordo: Poales
Familia: Poaceae
Subfamilia: Chloridoideae
Tribus: Eragrostideae
Genus: Acrachne
Species: A. eleusinoides - A. henrardiana - A. perrieri - A. racemosa - A. sundararajii - A. vatovae - A. verticillata


Acrachne Wight et Arn. ex Lindl.



Acrachne is a genus of grass in the Poaceae family. Species in the genus are commonly known as goosegrass.[1]


* Acrachne eleusinoides Wight & Arn. ex Steudel
* Acrachne henrardiana (Bor.) S.M. Phillips
* Acrachne perrieri (A.Camus) S.M. Phillips
* Acrachne racemosa (B.Heyne ex Roem. & Schult) Ohwi
* Acrachne sundararajii Umamaheswri, Muthukumar & P. Daniel
* Acrachne vatovae Chiov.
* Acrachne verticillata (Roxb.) Wight & Arn. ex Chiov.


1. ^ Watson L, Dallwitz MJ. (2008). "The grass genera of the world: descriptions, illustrations, identification, and information retrieval; including synonyms, morphology, anatomy, physiology, phytochemistry, cytology, classification, pathogens, world and local distribution, and references". The Grass Genera of the World. Retrieved 2009-08-19.

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