African Plant Database


Arundo donax L.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 81 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Arundo
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Arundo aegyptiaca Hort. ex Vilm.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 6 m. Alt: 20 - 1600 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 56 (1931). 
  • Fl. Afrique N. 2: 217 (1953). 
  • CUÉNOD, A. (1954). Flore analytique et synoptique de la Tunisie. Office de l'Expérimentation et de la Vulgarisation Agricoles.  
  • NÈGRE, R. (1961). Petite flore des régions arides du Maroc occidental. 1: 72
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 115 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 253 (1980).
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 417 
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1988). Flora of Libya. 145: 206
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 221 (2005).
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté
  • List Fungi, Fl. Fau. Madeira Selv. Arch. : 204 (2008).
  • FENNANE, M., M. IBN TATTOU, J. MATHEZ, A. OUYAHYA & J. EL OUALIDI (éd.) (2014). Flore Pratique du Maroc [vol.3] Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 3: 521

Bibliography other :
  • Hardion, L., R. Verlaque, A. Baumel, M. Juin & B. Vila (2012). Revised systematics of Mediterranean Arundo (Poaceae) based on AFLP fingerprints and morphology. Taxon 61(6): 1222
  • Taxon 62: 2123 (2012).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 51568
 
Record n°51568 modified 2007-04-18
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