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Urochloa mosambicensis (Hack.) Dandy
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : J. Bot. 69(2): 54 (1931) 
Information on the genus : Urochloa
Basionym : Panicum mosambicense Hack.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Panicum mosambicense Hack. (1888)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eriochloa trichopus (Hochst.) Benth.
=Urochloa trichopus (Hochst.) Stapf
=Panicum trichopus Hochst. (1844)
=Urochloa engleri Pilg.
=*Urochloa pullulans Stapf (1920)
=Urochloa rhodesiensis Stent (1933)
=Urochloa stolonifera (Gooss.) Chippind.
=Brachiaria stolonifera Gooss. (1934)
=Urochloa brachyphylla Gilli (1966)
=Panicum trichopodon A. Rich. (1850)
=*Panicum dorsisetum Hack. ex T. Durand & Schinz (1894)
=Urochloa pullulans var. mosambicensis (Hack.) Stapf
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.7 m. Alt: 30 - 2100 m. Distribution: BOT, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[3]: 81-82

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Graminae[3]: 603-604 (1982)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 49793
 
Record n°49793
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