African Plant Database

Bromus diandrus Roth
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Abh. Beobacht. 44 (1787)
Information on the genus : Bromus
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Anisantha diandra (Roth) Tutin
Status for SA : rejected (naturalised-introduced), is synonym of : Anisantha diandra (Roth) Tutin
Status for TA : rejected (naturalised-introduced), is synonym of : Anisantha diandra (Roth) Tutin
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Bromus diandrus Roth subsp. diandrus
 Bromus diandrus Roth var. diandrus
 Anisantha diandra (Roth) Tzvelev
 Anisantha diandra (Roth) Tutin (1962)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Bromus gussonei Parl. (1840)
=Bromus rigidus var. gussonei (Parl.) Coss. & Durieu (1855)
=Bromus maximus var. gussonei (Parl.) Trab. (1884)
=Bromus villosus subsp. gussonei (Parl.) Holmb. (1914)
=Bromus villosus var. gussonei (Parl.) Bonnet & Barratte (1914)
=Bromus rigidus subsp. gussonei (Parl.) Maire (1934)
Taxon infra-specific
Bromus diandrus Roth subsp. diandrus
Bromus diandrus Roth var. diandrus
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.1 m. Alt: 5 - 1500 m. Distribution: NAM, EC, FS, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 183 (1980).
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 367 
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1988). Flora of Libya. 145: 91
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 193 (2005).
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie: catalogue synonymique commenté

Bibliography other :
  • Kipkoech S. & al. (2020). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Aberdare Ranges Forest, a part of Eastern Afromontane Biodiversity Hotspot PhytoKeys 149:
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