African Plant Database


Poa annua L.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 68 (1753)
Information on the genus : Poa
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (indigenous)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Poa annua L. subsp. annua
 Ochlopoa annua (L.) H. Scholz (2003)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Poa annua subsp. typica (Beck) Braun-Blanq.
=Poa ovalis Tineo
=Poa annua var. ovalis (Tineo) Trab. (1895)
=Poa annua var. reptans Hausskn.
=Poa bipollicaris Hochst. (1855)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Poa annua L. subsp. annua
Poa annua subsp. pilantha (Ronniger) H. Scholz (1974)
Poa annua var. raniglumis S. E. Fröhner
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht 0.02 - 0.3 m. Alt: 3 - 2900 m. Distribution: LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 66 (1931). 
  • PAMPANINI, R. (1931). Prodromo della Flora Cirenaica.  
  • CUÉNOD, A. (1954). Flore analytique et synoptique de la Tunisie. Office de l'Expérimentation et de la Vulgarisation Agricoles.  
  • Fl. Afrique N. 3: 79 (1955). 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 137 (1962).
  • HERNÁNDEZ CARDONA, A. M. (1978). Estudio monográfico de los géneros Poa y Bellardiochloa en la Península Ibérica e Islas Baleares. Diss. Bot. (Vaduz) : 24
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 161 (1980).
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 261 
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1988). Flora of Libya. 145: 72
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 146 (2005).

Bibliography other :
  • Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 56(1-2): 147 (1986)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
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Record n°51929
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