University of the Philippines Baguio Herbarium
Echinochloa crus-galli

Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) P.Beauv.

Family Poaceae
Local Name Naguey (Ilokano)
Habit HERB (Grass)
Habitat Terrestrial
Ethnobotanical Uses FOOD: grains are used as a subtitute for rice;
Collected from Km. 19, Halsema Highway, Ambassador, Tublay, Benguet, Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).
Collector(s) Ummi Sina Safah R. Alonto
Identification Verified By Ariane B. Tan-(n/a)-(Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) Beauv.)-(APNI)