African Plant Database

Melinis longiseta (A. Rich.) Zizka subsp. longiseta
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Melinis
Basionym : Tricholaena longiseta A. Rich.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Saccharum longisetum (A. Rich.) Walp.
 Rhynchelytrum longisetum (A. Rich.) Stapf & C.E. Hubb.
 Tricholaena longiseta A. Rich.
 Melinis longiseta (A. Rich.) Zizka
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Panicum macrotrichum Steud. (1854)
=Rhynchelytrum minutiflorum var. melinoides (Stent) Stapf & C.E. Hubb.
=Tricholaena melinioides Stent (1925)
=Rhynchelytrum minutiflorum (Rendle) Stapf & C.E. Hubb.
=Tricholaena minutiflora Rendle (1899)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1 m. Alt: 800 - 1000 m. Distribution: NAM

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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