African Plant Database

Sporobolus centrifugus (Trin.) Nees
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill. 158 (1841)
Information on the genus : Sporobolus
Basionym : Vilfa centrifuga Trin.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Vilfa centrifuga Trin.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sporobolus schlechteri Schweick. (1935)
=Sporobolus centrifugus var. filifolius (Stent) Gooss.
=Sporobolus filifolius Stent (1927)
=Sporobolus tysonii Stent (1927)
=Sporobolus centrifugus var. laxivaginatus (Stent) Gooss.
=Sporobolus laxivaginatus Stent (1927)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.5 m. Alt: 30 - 2800 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, 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

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 2: 259 (1927).
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