African Plant Database

Oplismenus hirtellus (L.) P. Beauv.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Ess. Agrostogr. 54: 168,170 (1812)
Information on the genus : Oplismenus
Basionym : Panicum hirtellum L.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Oplismenus hirtellus (L.) P. Beauv. subsp. hirtellus
 Panicum hirtellum L. (1759)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Oplismenus hirtellus subsp. undulatifolius (Ard.) U. Scholz
=Panicum undulatifolium Ard.
=Oplismenus undulatifolius (Ard.) P. Beauv.
=Oplismenus undulatifolius (Ard.) Roem. & Schult. (1817)
=Panicum kraussii Steud. (1853)
=Oplismenus africanus P. Beauv.
=Panicum africanum (P. Beauv.) Poir. (1816)
=Orthopogon africanus (P. Beauv.) Sweet (1826)
=Oplismenus hirtellus subsp. fasciculatus U. Scholz
=Panicum incanum Schumach. (1827)
=Panicum loliaceum Lam.
=Orthopogon loliaceus (Lam.) Spreng.
=Oplismenus loliaceus (Lam.) P. Beauv. (1812)
=Oplismenus brasiliensis Raddi
=Panicum hirtellum auct. sensu Chippind. & Robyns.
Taxon infra-specific
Oplismenus hirtellus (L.) P. Beauv. subsp. hirtellus
Oplismenus hirtellus subsp. capensis (Hochst.) Mez ex U. Scholz
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa. New World, Australasia/Pacific, Asia,

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295

Bibliography other :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:98 (2012)
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Record n°159175 modified 2007-04-24
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