African Plant Database

Sporobolus helvolus (Trin.) T. Durand & Schinz
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Consp. Fl. Afr. 5: 820 (1894)
Notes : as "helveolus"
Information on the genus : Sporobolus
Basionym : Vilfa helvola Trin.
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Vilfa helvola Trin. (1840)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sporobolus trichophorus Gand.
=Sporobolus senegalensis var. microstachyus Chiov.
=Sporobolus senegalensis var. glaucifolius (Steud.) Chiov.
=Vilfa glaucifolia Steud.
=Sporobolus glaucifolius (Steud.) T. Durand & Schinz (1894)
=Sporobolus senegalensis var. podotrichus (Chiov.) Chiov.
=Sporobolus podotrichus Chiov. (1897)
=Sporobolus flagelliferus Peter (1930)
=Sporobolus modestus Peter

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 :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1995). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Monocotyledones: Limnocharitaceae à Poaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 282
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 855 (2006).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • SCHOLZ, H. (1974). Liste der Gräser Libyens. Willdenowia 7(2): 419-458
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1988). Flora of Libya. 145: 279
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
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Record n°50304 modified 2007-04-24
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