Aeschynomene rudis Benth.

Aeschynomene rudis Benth.

Synonymy

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    Distribution

    GR(NE

    Greece (North-East Greece present)

    Status

    Alien / Established

    Chorology

    [neotropical]

    Life-form

    Therophyte, Hemicryptophyte

    Habitat

    Freshwater habitats, Agricultural and Ruderal habitats

    IUCN category

    Not Evaluated

    Presidential Decree 67/81

    No

    Notes

    A xenophyte originating from Mexico to S America, now a well-established weed in rice fields and rotating maize fields along the Strymonas river. According to local growers, inadvertently introduced from c. 2000 onwards, possibly as a contaminant of crop seed. Actually not known to occur elsewhere in the Euro+Med area.

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