1. Family: Poaceae Barnhart
    1. Eulaliopsis Honda

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Afghanistan to Taiwan.

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    Habit
    Perennial. Culms erect (1), or geniculately ascending (1); 20-52.5-90 cm long. Lateral branches lacking (1/1). Ligule a fringe of hairs. Leaf-blades stiff (1), or firm (1).
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence composed of racemes; terminal (1), or terminal and axillary (1); subtended by an unspecialized leaf-sheath (1), or an inflated leaf-sheath (1). Racemes paired (1), or digitate (1). Rhachis fragile at the nodes; flattened. Rhachis internodes linear. Rhachis internode tip oblique. Spikelets in pairs. Fertile spikelets sessile and pedicelled; 2 in the cluster. Pedicels linear.
    Spikelets
    Spikelets comprising 1 basal sterile florets; 1 fertile florets; without rhachilla extension. Spikelets lanceolate; dorsally compressed; 3.5-4.625-5.5 mm long; falling entire; deciduous from the base, or with accessory branch structures. Spikelet callus bearded.
    Fertile
    Spikelets comprising 1 basal sterile florets; 1 fertile florets; without rhachilla extension. Spikelets lanceolate; dorsally compressed; 3.5-4.625-5.5 mm long; falling entire; deciduous from the base, or with accessory branch structures. Spikelet callus bearded.
    Glume
    Glumes exceeding apex of florets; firmer than fertile lemma. Lower glume elliptic (1), or oblong (1); chartaceous; without keels; 5 -veined (1), or 7 -veined (1). Lower glume lateral veins ribbed. Lower glume surface villous. Lower glume apex dentate; 2-3 -fid. Upper glume lanceolate; chartaceous; without keels; 3 -veined, or 4-5 -veined (1). Upper glume surface villous. Upper glume apex dentate; 2 -fid; mucronate (1), or awned; 1 -awned.
    Florets
    Basal sterile florets male; with palea. Lemma of lower sterile floret oblong; hyaline; 0-1 -veined (1). Fertile lemma linear; hyaline; without keel; 1 -veined. Lemma surface smooth (1), or scaberulous (1). Lemma apex dentate; 2 -fid; awned; 1 -awned. Principal lemma awn from a sinus; geniculate. Palea 0.7-0.725-0.8 length of lemma; hyaline; 2 -veined (1/1).
    Flowers
    Anthers 3.
    Distribution
    Temperate Asia (1), or Tropical Asia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Assam, Bangladesh, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya

    Eulaliopsis Honda appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 37: 124 (1923)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.

    Sources

    GrassBase - The Online World Grass Flora
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0