Check List 14(2): 475-478, doi: 10.15560/14.2.475
First record of Ehrharta longiflora Sm. (Poaceae, Ehrharteae) for South America
expand article infoJoel Calvo, Andrés Moreira-Muñoz
‡ Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Valparaíso, Chile
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Ehrharta longiflora Sm. (Poaceae) is recorded for the first time in South America. A few naturalized populations were located in disturbed areas of Valparaíso (Central Chile). A brief taxonomic discussion, images and a location map of the new record of this African grass are provided here.
Chile; Gramineae; plant introduction; Valparaíso