Axonopus fissifolius

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Axonopus fissifolius
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Axonopus
Species: A. fissifolius
Binomial name
Axonopus fissifolius
(Raddi) Kuhlm.

Axonopus affinis
Paspalum fissifolium

Axonopus fissifolius is a grass species which is often used as permanent pasture.

Common names include common carpetgrass,[1] caratao grass, and Louisiana grass in the United States, and mat grass, narrow-leaved carpet grass, and Durrington grass in Australia.

at Peradeniya Royal Botanical Garden, Sri Lanka


  1. ^ "Axonopus fissifolius". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 9 January 2016. 

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