African Plant Database


Cenchrus biflorus Roxb.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Ind. (Roxburgh) 1: 238 (1820); Fl. Ind. ed. 1832 (Roxburgh) 1: 233 (1832)
Information on the genus : Cenchrus
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (indigenous)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cenchrus barbatus Schumach.
=Cenchrus leptacanthus A. Camus (1934)
=Cenchrus perinvolucratus Stapf & C.E. Hubb. (1933)
=Cenchrus annularis Andersson (1864)
=Cenchrus catharticus Delile (1838)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht up to 0.9 m. Alt: 300 - 1300 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, LP
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa. Asia, Australasia/Pacific, New World,

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Ind. ed. 1832 (Roxburgh) 1: 233 (1832).
  • MONOD, Th. (1940). Contributions à l?étude du Sahara occidental. Fasc. II. Phanérogames. [p.1]
  • MAIRE, R. (1952). FLORE DE L'AFRIQUE DU NORD. vol. 1. Lechevalier éd., Paris, [p.344]
  • QUÉZEL, P. & S. SANTA (1962). NOUVELLE FLORE DE L'ALGÉRIE et des régions désertiques méridionales. vol. [1] CNRS., Paris. [p.92]
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore du Sahara. (ed. 2). Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS.), Paris, 622p. [p.163]
  • BIROUK A., LEWALLE J. & M. TAZI BIROUK A., LEWALLE J. & M. TAZI (1991). Le patrimoine végétal des Provinces sahariennes du Maroc. Actes Editions. Rabat. 76p.. [p.]
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice. [p.444]
  • BOULOS, L. (2005). FLORA OF EGYPT. [vol. 4] Al Harara Publishing. Cairo. [p.320]
 
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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 Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 51982
 
Record n°51982 modified 2007-04-18
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