African Plant Database

Urochloa brachyura (Hack.) Stapf
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Urochloa
Basionym : Panicum brachyurum Hack.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Panicum brachyurum Hack.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Urochloa geniculata C.E. Hubb. (1933)
=Urochloa novemnervia C.E. Hubb. (1933)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.2 m. Alt: 100 - 1800 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, FS, GA, LP, NW

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Graminae[3]: 606-607 (1982)
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 85 (1985).
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see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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