African Plant Database


Deschampsia caespitosa (L.) P. Beauv.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Ess. Agrostogr.: 160 (1812)
Information on the genus : Deschampsia
Basionym : Aira caespitosa L.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (indigenous)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aira caespitosa L. (1753)
 Deschampsia caespitosa (L.) P. Beauv. subsp. caespitosa
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Deschampsia caespitosa var. latifolia (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Hook. f.
=Deschampsia latifolia Hochst. ex A. Rich.
=Deschampsia caespitosa var. oliveri C.E. Hubb.
 
Taxon infra-specific
Deschampsia caespitosa (L.) P. Beauv. subsp. caespitosa
Deschampsia caespitosa subsp. subtriflora (Lag.) Ehr. Bayer & G.López (1994)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht 0.25 - 0.85 m. Alt: 2200 - 3300 m. Distribution: LES, EC

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • JAHANDIEZ, E. & R. MAIRE (1934). Catalogue des Plantes du Maroc. [vol. 3] Minerva, Lechevalier éds., Alger. [p.861]
  • MAIRE, R. (1953). FLORE DE L'AFRIQUE DU NORD. Lechevalier éd., Paris, [p.232]
  • TUTIN, T. G. & al. (ed.) (1980). Flora Europaea. (vol. 5) Cambridge University Press, Cambridge. [p.225]
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 50145
 
Record n°50145 modified 2008-10-16
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