African Plant Database

Setaria sagittifolia (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Walp.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Bot. Syst. (Walpers) 3: 721 (1852) 
Information on the genus : Setaria
Basionym : Pennisetum sagittifolium Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cymbosetaria sagittifolia (A. Rich.) Schweick.
 Panicum sagittifolium (A. Rich.) Hochst. ex Steud. (1853)
 Pennisetum sagittifolium Hochst. ex A. Rich. (1850)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Setaria barbigera (Bertol.) Stapf
=Panicum barbigerum Bertol. (1851)
=Camusiella fiherenensis Bosser (1966)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht 0.12 - 0.8 m. Alt: 25 - 1000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

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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Record n°50031 modified 2007-04-24
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