African Plant Database

Sporobolus pyramidalis P. Beauv.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Oware 2: 36, t. 80 (1816) 
Information on the genus : Sporobolus
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sporobolus indicus f. pyramidalis (P. Beauv.) Peter
 Sporobolus indicus var. pyramidalis (P. Beauv.) Veldkamp
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sporobolus jacquemontii Kunth
=Sporobolus hypseloteros Chiov.
=*Sporobolus pyramidalis var. pyramidalis Jovet & Guédès
=Sporobolus pyramidalis var. jacquemontii Jovet & Guédès
=Sporobolus rueppellianus Fresen. (1837)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.6 m. Alt: 10 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

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 1[1-3]: 281 (1921).
  • Bothalia 2: 269-270 (1927).
  • Bothalia 3: 227 (1937).
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Record n°50283 modified 2007-04-03
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