African Plant Database

Perotis patens Gand.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. France 66(7): 301 (1919) 
Information on the genus : Perotis
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Perotis patens var. parvispicula Robyns & Tournay
=Perotis scabra var. parvispicula (Robyns & Tournay) Cufod.
=Perotis transvaalensis Gand. (1919)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual (occ. perennial)-Graminoid- Ht up to 0.6 m. Alt: 15 - 2800 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1999). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[2]: 249,251
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 49673
Record n°49673
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