African Plant Database

Eriochloa fatmensis (Hochst. & Steud.) Clayton
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 30(1): 108 (1975)
Information on the genus : Eriochloa
Basionym : Panicum fatmense Hochst. & Steud.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Panicum fatmense Hochst. & Steud.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Digitaria acrotricha (Steud.) Roberty
=Helopus acrotrichus Steud.
=Eriochloa acrotricha (Steud.) Thell.
=Helopus nubicus Steud. (1854)
=Eriochloa nubica (Steud.) Hack. & Stapf ex Thell. (1919)
=Eriochloa fouchei Stent (1923)
=Panicum annulatum A. Rich. (1850)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.2 m. Alt: 900 - 1500 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, FS, GA, LP, MP, NC, NW
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa. New World, Asia,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[3]: 86
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
carte afrique num 51223
Record n°51223 modified 2007-04-24
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