African Plant Database

Panicum colonum L.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Syst. Nat., ed. 10. 2: 870 (1759)
Information on the genus : Panicum
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Echinochloa colona (L.) Link
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Echinochloa colona (L.) Link
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Echinochloa colona (L.) Link (1833)
 Echinochloa crus-galli subsp. colona (L.) Honda
 Oplismenus crusgalli var. colonus (L.) Coss. & Durieu
 Panicum crus-galli subsp. colonum (L.) Trab. (1895)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Echinochloa equitans (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) C.E. Hubb.
=Echinochloa colona var. equitans (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Cufod.
=Panicum equitans Hochst. ex A. Rich. (1850)
=Brachiaria longifolia Gilli (1966)
=Panicum brachiariiforme Steud. (1853)
=Setaria brachiariiformis (Steud.) T. Durand & Schinz (1894)
=Panicum echinochloa T. Durand & Schinz (1894)
=Echinochloa divaricata Andersson (1864)
=Panicum daltonii Parl. (1846)
=Panicum hookeri Parl. (1846)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[3]: 19

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Battandier, J.A & L.C. Trabut (1884). Flore d'Alger et Catalogue des plantes d'Algérie. [Monocot.1]
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 26 (1931).
  • PAMPANINI, R. (1931). Prodromo della Flora Cirenaica.

Bibliography other :
  • Crespo M.B., M.A. Alonso & al. (2020). Miscellaneous notes on nomenclature and taxonomy of some Old World names in tribe Paniceae (Panicoideae, Poaceae) Phytotaxa 454(4): 246
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