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Anthoxanthum odoratum L.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 28 (1753)
Information on the genus : Anthoxanthum
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Anthoxanthum odoratum L. subsp. odoratum
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Anthoxanthum odoratum var. glabrescens Celak. (1867)
=*Anthoxanthum odoratum var. senenii A. Camus
=Anthoxanthum odoratum var. strictum Asch. & Graebn. (1898)
=Anthoxanthum odoratum var. villosum Loisel. (1810)
=Anthoxanthum odoratum var. vulgare Coss. & Durieu (1855)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Anthoxanthum odoratum L. subsp. odoratum
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1 m. Alt: 900 - 1700 m. Distribution: EC, KN
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; Montane; Freshwater Wetland; 1500-1999 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 1[1-3]: 276 (1921).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Atlant. 1: 25 (1798). 
  • BATTANDIER, J. A. & TRABUT, M. (1895). Flore de l'Algérie et catalogue des plantes du Maroc. [Monocot. ou vol.2] 2: 142 
  • Bonnet, E. & Barratte, J. F.G. (1896). Exploration Scientifique de la Tunisie. Catalogue Raisonne des Plantes Vasculaires de la Tunisie.   
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 31 (1931). 
  • Fl. Afrique N. 2: 25 (1953). 
  • CUÉNOD, A. (1954). Flore analytique et synoptique de la Tunisie. Office de l'Expérimentation et de la Vulgarisation Agricoles.  
  • PAUNERO RUIZ, E. (1954). La especies españolas del género Anthoxanthum L. Anales Inst. Bot. Cavanilles 12(1): 401-442. (1953) 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 94 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 230 (1980).
  • 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

Bibliography other :
  • Mashau A.C. (2016). A synopsis of Anthoxanthum (Poaceae: Pooideae: Poeae) in southern Africa and description of a new subspecies Kew Bull. 71/18: 4 
 
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 Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
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Record n°51978 modified 2009-09-21
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