African Plant Database


Dactylis glomerata L.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 71. (1753)
Information on the genus : Dactylis
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Dactylis glomerata L. subsp. glomerata
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dactylis glomerata var. sibthorpii (Hack.) Boiss. (1884)
=Dactylis glomerata var. spicata Pamp. (1936)
=Dactylis glomerata var. maroccana Pau & Font Quer
=*Sesleria cirtensis Trab.
 
Taxon infra-specific
Dactylis glomerata L. subsp. glomerata
Dactylis glomerata subsp. hackelii (Asch. & Graebn.) Cif. & Giacom. (1950)
Dactylis glomerata subsp. hispanica (Roth) Nyman (1882)
Dactylis glomerata subsp. juncinella (Bory) Stebbins & D. Zohary (1959)
Dactylis glomerata subsp. mairei Stebbins & D. Zohary (1959)
Dactylis glomerata subsp. santai Stebbins & D. Zohary (1959)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.4 m. Alt: 500 - 2500 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, KN, MP, WC

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 63 (1931).
  • CUÉNOD, A. (1954). Flore analytique et synoptique de la Tunisie. Office de l'Expérimentation et de la Vulgarisation Agricoles.
  • Fl. Afrique N. 3: 65 (1955).
  • BORRILL, M. & C. P. CARROLL (1961). A chromosome Atlas of the Genus Dactylis, part I. Feddes Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 26: 333-343
  • NÈGRE, R. (1961). Petite flore des régions arides du Maroc occidental. 1: 76
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 135 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 170 (1980).
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 295
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1988). Flora of Libya. 145: 58
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 148 (2005).

Bibliography other :
  • Pl. Syst. Evol. 264: 157-174 (2007).
 
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 Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 52297
 
Record n°52297 modified 2008-12-02
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