African Plant Database


Deschampsia flexuosa (L.) Trin.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Sci. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg 1: 66 (1836)
Information on the genus : Deschampsia
Basionym : Aira flexuosa L.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aira flexuosa L.
 Avenella flexuosa (L.) Drejer
 Deschampsia flexuosa (L.) Trin. subsp. flexuosa
 Avenella flexuosa (L.) Drejer subsp. flexuosa
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Deschampsia flexuosa var. montana (L.) Gremli
=Aira montana L.
=Deschampsia stricta Hack.
 
Taxon infra-specific
Deschampsia flexuosa var. afromontana C.E. Hubb.
Deschampsia flexuosa subsp. iberica Rivas Mart. (1963)
Deschampsia flexuosa (L.) Trin. subsp. flexuosa
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht 0.05 - 0.5 m. Alt: 2000 - 2300 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • BATTANDIER, J. A. & TRABUT, M. (1895). Flore de l'Algérie et catalogue des plantes du Maroc. [Monocot. ou vol.2] 2: 172 
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 47 (1931). 
  • SENNEN, F. & F. MAURICIO (1933). Catàlogo de la Flora del Rif Oriental y principalmente de las cabilas limítrofes con Melilla.  
  • Fl. Afrique N. 2: 233 (1953). 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 118 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 226 (1980).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 50146
 
Record n°50146 modified 2008-12-03
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