Dactyloctenium

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Dactyloctenium
Dactyloctenium aegyptium 0001.jpg
Egyptian grass (Dactyloctenium aegyptium)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Poaceae
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Genus: Dactyloctenium
Willd.
Species

About 10, see text

Dactyloctenium is a grass genus in the family Poaceae. The approximately ten species in this genus are collectively known as crowfoot grasses. They are mainly native to Africa and Australia.

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