African Plant Database

Hyparrhenia schimperi (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Andersson ex Stapf
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. 9(2): 341-343 (1919) 
Information on the genus : Hyparrhenia
Basionym : Andropogon schimperi Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Andropogon schimperi Hochst. ex A. Rich. (1850)
 Cymbopogon schimperi (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Rendle (1899)
 Sorghum schimperi (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Kuntze (1891)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hyparrhenia viridescens Robyns (1929)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht 1 - 4 m. Alt: 190 - 1500 m. Distribution: KN, LP, MP, NW, WC
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa 3: 808 (1982)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 50704
Record n°50704
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