Zoysia tenuifolia Willd. ex Thiele Mascarene grass

Symbol: ZOTE
Group: Monocot
Family: Poaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Graminoid
Native Status:
  ZOMAT2 Zoysia matrella (L.) Merr. ssp. tenuifolia (Willd. ex Thiele) T. Koyama
  ZOMAT Zoysia matrella (L.) Merr. var. tenuifolia (Willd. ex Thiele) Sasaki
Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:
Kingdom   Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class   Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass   Commelinidae
Order   Cyperales
Family   Poaceae – Grass family
Genus   Zoysia Willd. – lawngrass
Species   Zoysia tenuifolia Willd. ex Thiele – Mascarene grass
Introduced Information: This plant is introduced to some part of the PLANTS Floristic Area, though it may be native in other parts.

Source: USDA