African Plant Database

Imperata cylindrica var. africana (Andersson) C.E. Hubb.
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Imperata
Basionym : Imperata arundinacea var. africana Andersson
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Imperata arundinacea var. africana Andersson
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Lagurus cylindricus L.
=Saccharum cylindricum (L.) Lam. (1785)
=Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeusch. (1797)
=*Imperata cylindrica (L.) P. Beauv. (1812)
=Imperata koeningii var. major Nees
=Imperata cylindrica var. major (Nees) C.E. Hubb.
=Imperata cylindrica var. thunbergii (Retz.) T. Durand & Schinz
=Saccharum thunbergii Retz.
=Imperata cylindrica var. koenigii (Retz.) Pilg.
=Saccharum koenigii Retz.
=Imperata koeningii (Retz.) P. Beauv.
=Imperata cylindrica var. parviflora Trab. ex Maire (1907)
=Imperata robustior A. Chev. (1949)
=Imperata angolensis Fritsch (1901)
=Imperata dinteri Pilg. (1912)
=Imperata cylindrica var. europaea (Pers.) Andersson

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Merxmueller, H. von & J. Cramer (1970). Prodromus: einer flora von Südwestafrika.
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Graminae[3]: (1982)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • HUBBARD, C. E. (1955). New names in the Gramineae. Kew Bull. 2, 1954: 375
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