African Plant Database


Poa pratensis L.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 67 (1753)
Information on the genus : Poa
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Poa pratensis L. subsp. pratensis
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Poa bidentata Stapf (1898)
=Poa angustifolia auct.
 
Taxon infra-specific
Poa pratensis L. subsp. pratensis
Poa pratensis subsp. angustifolia (L.) Dumort. (1824)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht 0.25 - 0.6 m. Alt: 15 - 2800 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, KN, MP, WC

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • BATTANDIER, J. A. & TRABUT, M. (1895). Flore de l'Algérie et catalogue des plantes du Maroc. [Monocot. ou vol.2] 2: 206 
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 66 (1931). 
  • Fl. Afrique N. 3: 99 (1955). 
  • HERNÁNDEZ CARDONA, A. M. (1978). Estudio monográfico de los géneros Poa y Bellardiochloa en la Península Ibérica e Islas Baleares. Diss. Bot. (Vaduz) : 117
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 162 (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: 64
 
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 Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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Record n°51936
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