African Plant Database

Andropogon chinensis (Nees) Merr.
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Andropogon
Basionym : Homoeatherum chinense Nees
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Homoeatherum chinense Nees
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Andropogon schinzii Hack.
=Andropogon ascinodis C.B. Clarke
=Andropogon spanianthus Pilg.
=Andropogon pseudoschinzii Stapf
=Andropogon patris Robyns (1929)
=Andropogon lindiensis Pilg.
=Andropogon lindiensis var. hirsitissimus Pilg.
=Andropogon sylvaticus C.E. Hubb. (1949)
=*Andropogon aureus Vanderyst (1920) (1922), non Bory (1804).
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 2 m. Alt: 400 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, GA, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2002). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[4]: 70-71
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:68, 77, 84, 96 (2012)
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Graminae[3]: 779 (1982)
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 218 (1995).
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