African Plant Database

Bothriochloa insculpta (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) A. Camus
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Soc. Linn. Lyon, sér. 2 76: 165 (1931)
Information on the genus : Bothriochloa
Basionym : Andropogon insculptus Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Andropogon insculptus Hochst. ex A. Rich.
 Dichanthium insculptum (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Clayton (1977)
 Amphilophis insculpta (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Stapf
 Bothriochloa pertusa var. tunetana Dubuis & Faurel (1957)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Bothriochloa pertusa var. decipiens (Hack.) Maire & Weiller (1952)
=Bothriochloa pertusa var. maroccana Maire (1940)
=Bothriochloa pertusa var. panormitana (Parl.) Maire & Weiller (1952)
=*Bothriochloa pertusa auct. non (L.) A.Camus
=Andropogon pertusus subvar. hirtus Chiov.
=Bothriochloa insculpta var. hirta (Chiov.) Cufod.
=*Amphilophis pertusa auct. sensu F.T.A., non (L.) Stapf
=Andropogon pertusus (L.) Willd. (1806)
=Andropogon pertusus var. maroccanus Maire (1928)
=Bothriochloa pertusa (L.) A. Camus (1931)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 2 m. Alt: 10 - 1600 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2002). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[4]:
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Graminae[3]: 720-721 (1982)
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Record n°51250 created 2008-12-01 - modified 2008-12-01
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