African Plant Database

Hyparrhenia cymbaria (L.) Stapf
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. 9(2): 332-334 (1919) 
Information on the genus : Hyparrhenia
Basionym : Andropogon cymbarius L.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Andropogon cymbarius L. (1771)
 Cymbopogon cymbarius (L.) Thomson (1863)
 Sorghum cymbarium (L.) Kuntze (1891)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cymbopogon lepidus (Nees) Chiov.
=Andropogon lepidus Nees (1841)
=Andropogon boivinii Steud. (1854)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 4 m. Alt: 3 - 1600 m. Distribution: EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa. Comoros,

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]: 251 (1921).
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