African Plant Database

Tragus arenarius Bremek. & Oberm.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Transvaal Mus. 16: 403 (1935)
Information on the genus : Tragus
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Tragus racemosus (L.) All.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Tragus racemosus (L.) All.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cenchrus racemosus L. (1753)
=Tragus racemosus (L.) All. (1785)
=Tragus paucispina Hack. (1901)
=Tragus racemosus var. paucispina (Hack.) Maire (1941)
=Lappago decipiens Fig. & De Not.
=Tragus racemosus var. decipiens (Fig. & De Not.) Maire (1941)
=*Tragus racemosus f. viridis Maire
=Tragus racemosus f. purpurascens Maire
=Tragus racemosus f. virescen Maire

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1999). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[2]: 248

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ann. Transvaal Mus. 15: 235 (1933).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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