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Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka subsp. repens
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Melinis
Basionym : Saccharum repens Willd.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Saccharum repens Willd. (1753)
 Rhynchelytrum repens (Willd.) C.E. Hubb. (1934)
 Tricholaena repens (Willd.) Hitchc.
 Erianthus repens (Willd.) P. Beauv. (1812)
 Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka (1988)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Rhynchelytrum roseum (Nees) Stapf & C.E. Hubb.
=Tricholaena rosea Nees (1837)
=Panicum roseum (Nees) Steud. (1854)
=Rhynchelytrum dregeanum var. annuum Chiov.
=Rhynchelytrum dregeanum var. intermedium Chiov.
=Rhynchelytrum stolzii (Mez) Stapf & C.E. Hubb.
=Melinis stolzii Mez (1920)
=Melinis argentea Mez (1921)
=Melinis nitens Mez (1921)
=Melinis paupera Mez (1921)
=Melinis brachyrhynchus Mez (1921)
=Melinis congesta Mez (1921)
=Melinis ugandensis Mez (1921)
=Rhynchelytrum dregeanum Nees
=Tricholaena dregeana (Nees) T. Durand & Schinz (1894)
=Rhynchelytrum gossweileri Stapf & C.E. Hubb. (1930)
=Tricholaena tonsa Nees
=Panicum tonsum (Nees) Steud. (1854)
=Tricholaena fragilis A. Braun
=Tricholaena sphacelata Benth. (1849)
=Saccharum sphacelatum (Benth.) Walp. (1852)
=Panicum sphacelatum (Benth.) Steud. (1854) (1854), non Schumach. (1827).
=Tricholaena tonsa var. submutica Schweinf.
=Tricholaena grandiflora var. collina Rendle
=Tricholaena rosea var. sphacelata A. Chev.
=Tricholaena rosea var. ruderalis Vanderyst
=Panicum braunii Steud. (1854)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual (occ. perennial)-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.5 m. Alt: 30 - 2400 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[3]: 117

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 23: t.914 (1943).

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 Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 49908
 
Record n°49908 modified 2007-04-24
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