African Plant Database


Holcus lanatus L.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1048. (1753)
Information on the genus : Holcus
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Holcus argenteus Chabert (1891)
=Holcus lanatus var. albovirens Rchb. ex Junge (1905)
=Holcus lanatus subvar. altissimus Coss. & Durieu (1855)
=Holcus lanatus subvar. tuberosus Salzm. ex Coss. & Durieu (1855)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to- 1 m. Alt: 100 - 2200 m. Distribution: EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, WC

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Battandier, J.A. & L.C. Trabut (1902). Flore Analytique et Synoptique de l'Algerie et de la Tunisie  
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 44 (1931).
  • Fl. Afrique N. 2: 226 (1953).
  • CUÉNOD, A. (1954). Flore analytique et synoptique de la Tunisie. Office de l'Expérimentation et de la Vulgarisation Agricoles.
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 116 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 230 (1980).
  • HUBBARD, C. E. (1984). Grasses. A guide to their Structure, Identification, Uses and Distribution in the British Isles.
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 331
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté
  • List Fungi, Fl. Fau. Madeira Selv. Arch. : 205 (2008).
 
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 Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 51970
 
Record n°51970
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