African Plant Database


Bromus rigidus Roth
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Mag. Bot. (Roemer & Usteri) 4 : 21 (1790)
Information on the genus : Bromus
 
 
Status
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Anisantha rigida (Roth) Hyl.
Status for SA : rejected (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Bromus rigidus Roth subsp. rigidus
 Bromus villosus subsp. rigidus (Roth) Braun-Blanq. (1901)
 Bromus diandrus var. rigidus (Roth) Sales (1993)
 Bromus villosus var. rigidus (Roth) Asch. & Graebn. (1901)
 Anisantha rigida (Roth) Hyl. (1945)
 Anisantha diandra subsp. rigida (Roth) Tzvelev (1976)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Bromus rigidus subsp. maximus (Desf.) Rothm. & P. Silva
=Bromus maximus Desf. (1798)
=Bromus diandrus subsp. maximus (Desf.) Soó (1972)
=Bromus rigidus var. ambigens (Jord.) Maire & Weiller (1955)
=Bromus maximus var. minor Boiss. (1845)
=Bromus villosus var. minor (Boiss.) Briq. (1910)
=Bromus rigidus var. minor (Boiss.) Maire (1941)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Bromus rigidus Roth subsp. rigidus
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht 0.4 - 0.7 m. Alt: 30 - 900 m. Distribution: EC, WC

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Expl. Sci. Algérie 158 (1855)
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 4: 942 (1941). 
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  • Fl. Afrique N. 3: 232 (1955).
  • NÈGRE, R. (1961). Petite flore des régions arides du Maroc occidental. 1: 85
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 148 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 183 (1980).
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 368
  • 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
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. N. Maroc., 2: 806 (2002)
 
More info on :
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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Record n°52166 modified 2007-04-24
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