African Plant Database

Melinis minutiflora P. Beauv.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Ess. Agrostogr. 54 (1812)
Information on the genus : Melinis
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (weed)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Melinis tenuinervis Stapf
=Melinis maitlandii Stapf & C.E. Hubb. (1926)
=Melinis minutiflora var. inermis (Döll) Rendle
=Panicum melinis var. inerme Döll
=Melinis minutiflora var. pilosa Stapf
=Melinis purpurea Stapf & C.E. Hubb. (1926)
=Panicum melinis Trin.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.5 m. Alt: 400 - 1600 m. Distribution: KN, LP, MP, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Asia, Australasia/Pacific, New World, Africa,

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Graminae[3]: 506 (1982)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition. Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • List Fungi, Fl. Fau. Madeira Selv. Arch. : 205 (2008).

Bibliography other :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
More info on :
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°49905 modified 2007-04-24
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