African Plant Database

Saccharum cylindricum (L.) Lam.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Encycl. (Lamarck) 1(2): 594 (1785) 
Information on the genus : Saccharum
Basionym : Lagurus cylindricus L.
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch. (1797)
 Lagurus cylindricus L.
 Imperata cylindrica (L.) P. Beauv. (1812)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Imperata cylindrica var. africana (Andersson) C.E. Hubb.
=Imperata arundinacea var. africana Andersson
=Imperata koeningii var. major Nees
=Imperata cylindrica var. major (Nees) C.E. Hubb.
=Imperata cylindrica var. thunbergii (Retz.) T. Durand & Schinz
=Saccharum thunbergii Retz.
=Imperata cylindrica var. koenigii (Retz.) Pilg.
=Saccharum koenigii Retz.
=Imperata koeningii (Retz.) P. Beauv.
=Imperata cylindrica var. parviflora Trab. ex Maire (1907)
=Imperata robustior A. Chev. (1949)
=Imperata angolensis Fritsch (1901)
=Imperata dinteri Pilg. (1912)
=Imperata cylindrica var. europaea (Pers.) Andersson

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Atlant. 1: 54 (1798). 
  • Battandier, J.A & L.C. Trabut (1884). Flore d'Alger et Catalogue des plantes d'Algérie. [Monocot.1]  
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Record n°169647 modified 2006-05-10
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