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Oryza granulata Nees et Arn. ex Watt

  • Distribution
    Distribution
  • Habitat
    Habitat
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    Habitat
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    Habitat
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    Habitat
  • Plant
    Plant
  • Spikelet
    Spikelet

Explanations

Genome designation
GG
Chromosome number
Diploid, 2n =24
Distribution
Mainly continental Asia
Key characteristics
Short (usually <1m) herb, lanceolate, dark green leaves, spikelets <6.4mm, always awnless, with granualte texture to palea and lemma.
Habitat
Forest floor usually full shade.
Notes
Distinguished from O. meyeriana mainly by length of spikelet.
References
Gao LZ,, S Ge, DY Hong. 2000 Low levels of genetic diversity within populations and high differentiation among populations of a wild rice, Oryza granulata Nees et Arn. ex Watt. from China. Int. J. Plant Sci. 161: 691-697