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Urochloa trichopus (Hochst.) Stapf
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Urochloa
Basionym : Panicum trichopus Hochst.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Eriochloa trichopus (Hochst.) Benth.
 Panicum trichopus Hochst. (1844)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Urochloa engleri Pilg.
=*Urochloa pullulans Stapf (1920)
=Urochloa rhodesiensis Stent (1933)
=Urochloa stolonifera (Gooss.) Chippind.
=Brachiaria stolonifera Gooss. (1934)
=Urochloa brachyphylla Gilli (1966)
=Panicum mosambicense Hack. (1888)
=Urochloa mosambicensis (Hack.) Dandy (1931)
=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 : annual-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.7 m. Alt: 300 - 1600 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, GA, LP, MP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:119 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 1[1-3]: 261 (1921).

Bibliography other :
  • Sosef, M. (2016). Taxonomic novelties in Central African grasses (Poaceae), Paniceae 1. Pl. Ecol. Evol. 149(3): 361
 
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