Salt tolerance of the coastal salt marsh grass, Sporobolus
We generally found Yellow Rails in areas dominated by Sporobolus
Halophytic grasses as vital components of cash crop halophytes: Sporobolus
caroli) are processed by grinding and roasting (Beck 1985: Appendix).
The treeless eastern Serengeti plains are composed of short height grasses such as Andropogon greenwayi and Sporobolus
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In addition, yellow rails have recently been demonstrated to overwinter at inland locations dominated by Sporobolus
(Butler et al.
Other prairie grasses that were rarely encountered included Sporobolus
heterolepis (prairie dropseed), Elymus virginicus (Virginia wild rye), Elymus canadensis (nodding wild rye), Muhlenbergia frondosa (Satin grass), and Panicum virgatum (switch grass).
14 5 Bothriochloa macra 3 10 Dichanthium sericeum I1 Astrebla elymoides 6 4 Sporobolus
africanus 9 Cynodon dactylon 5 2 Austrostipa aristiglumis 1 6 Astrebla lappacea 2 3 Rytidosperma spp.
Agalinis tenuifolia, Aristida virgata, Desmodium marilandicum, Liatris squarrulosa, Physalis carpenteri and Sporobolus
The most common grass species are Themeda triandra, Heteropogon contortus, Sporobolus
africanus and Microchloa ciliate.
Common species with fruit attractive to birds include Psidium guajava, Rubus niveus, and a variety of introduced pasture and weedy grasses including Digitaria horizontalis, Sporobolus
indicus, and Panicum maximum.
2008b), eight species documented at the Bennett wetland complex represent Henry County records, including Comandra umbellata, Coreopsis tripteris, Cypripedium eandidum, Hierochloe hirta subsp, arctica (Hieroehloe odorata), Hypericum ascyron, Hypoxis hirsuta, Senna hebecarpa, and Sporobolus
On more elevated secondary floodplains is the Sporobolus
airoides (alkali sacaton) grassland with occasional Limonium limbatum (sea lavender) plants (Poole 1992; Van Auken & Bush 1998; Van Auken et al.
cryptandrus), and shortgrasses on sandy soils (Lauenroth et al.