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Anthoxanthum tongo (Nees ex Trin.) Stapf
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Anthoxanthum
Basionym : Ataxia tongo Nees ex Trin.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ataxia tongo Nees ex Trin.
 Hierochloe tongo (Nees ex Trin.) Nees (1841)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ataxia tenuis Trin.
=Hierochloe tenuis (Trin.) T. Durand & Schinz (1894)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 0.4 m. Alt: 60 - 1600 m. Distribution: WC
  • Mashau A.C. (2016). A synopsis of Anthoxanthum (Poaceae: Pooideae: Poeae) in southern Africa and description of a new subspecies Kew Bull. 71/18: 5
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