Oryza sativa L.

  • Family : POACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Poaceae
  • Species : Oryza sativa
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Oryza sativa L.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments : Cultivated in plains throughout as a commercial crop. A number of cultivars and varieties of this species have been introduced.
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • World Distribution : Cultivated in Old World Tropics
  • Literature : Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (2). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Arun Singh R., Deepak Kumar, Raja K Swamy and Navendu Page (2016). Digital Flora of Eastern Ghats. http://easternghats.ces.iisc.ernet.in/plants.php?name=Oryza sativa. Downloaded on 9 August 2020.


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