African Plant Database

Melinis tenuissima Stapf
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Hooker's Icon. Pl. 27: t. 2660 (1901)  
Information on the genus : Melinis
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Melinis tenuissima var. abyssinica Stapf
=Melinis gracilis Pilg.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.4 m. Alt: 600 - 900 m. Distribution: LP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:97 (2012)
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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