African Plant Database

Tetrapogon tenellus (J. König ex Roxb.) Chiov.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Ist. Bot. Roma viii. 352 (1908)
Information on the genus : Tetrapogon
Basionym : Chloris tenella K.D. Koenig ex Roxb.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Chloris tenella K.D. Koenig ex Roxb.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Tetrapogon monostachyus Peter (1930)
=Chloris triangulata Hochst. ex A. Rich. (1850)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual (occ. perennial)-Graminoid- Ht up to 0.75 m. Alt: 200 - 1000 m. Distribution: NAM, LP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1999). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[2]: 207-209
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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