African Plant Database


Arrhenatherum elatius (L.) P. Beauv. ex J. Presl & C. Presl
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Flora Cechica:17 (1819)
Information on the genus : Arrhenatherum
Basionym : Avena elatior L.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Avena elatior L.
 Arrhenatherum elatius (L.) Mert. & Koch (1823)
 Arrhenatherum elatius (L.) P. Beauv. ex J. Presl & C. Presl subsp. elatius
 Avena elatior L. subsp. elatior
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Arrhenatherum elatius var. vulgare (Fr.) Koch
 
Taxon infra-specific
Arrhenatherum elatius subsp. baeticum Romero Zarco (1985)
Arrhenatherum elatius subsp. bulbosum (Willd.) Schübl. & G. Martens
Arrhenatherum elatius (L.) P. Beauv. ex J. Presl & C. Presl subsp. elatius
Arrhenatherum elatius subsp. sardoum (Em. Schmid) Gamisans (1974)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht 0.5 - 1.4 m. Alt: 1400 - 1600 m. Distribution: KN

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 52 (1931).
  • Fl. Afrique N. 2: 309 (1953).
  • CUÉNOD, A. (1954). Flore analytique et synoptique de la Tunisie. Office de l'Expérimentation et de la Vulgarisation Agricoles.
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 123 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 216 (1980).
  • HUBBARD, C. E. (1984). Grasses. A guide to their Structure, Identification, Uses and Distribution in the British Isles.
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 309
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 49840
 
Record n°49840 modified 2008-11-24
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