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Echinochloa crus-pavonis (Kunth) Schult.
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Echinochloa
Basionym : Oplismenus crus-pavonis Kunth
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Echinochloa crus-galli var. crus-pavonis (Kunth) Hitchc.
 Panicum crus-pavonis (Kunth) Nees
 Oplismenus crus-pavonis Kunth
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Panicum colonum var. bussei Peter
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual (occ. perennial)-Graminoid- Ht up to 2 m. Alt: 6 - 1600 m. Distribution: EC, KN, WC

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1999). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[2]: 52
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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carte afrique num 49746
Record n°49746
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