African Plant Database

Melinis longiseta subsp. bellespicata (Rendle) Zizka
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Melinis
Basionym : Tricholaena bellespicata Rendle
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Rhynchelytrum bellespicatum (Rendle) Stapf & C. E. Hubb.
 Tricholaena bellespicata Rendle (1899)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Melinis secunda Mez (1920)
=Melinis chaetophora Mez (1921)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1 m. Alt: 900 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, LP, MP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Biblioth. Bot. 138: 78 (1988).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 49902
Record n°49902
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