African Plant Database

Andropogon eucomus Nees
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill. 104 (1841)
Information on the genus : Andropogon
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Andropogon eucomus Nees subsp. eucomus
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Andropogon huillensis Rendle (1899)
=Andropogon eucomus subsp. huillensis (Rendle) Sales (2002)
=Andropogon laxatus Stapf (1918)
=Andropogon elionuroides Vanderyst (1918)
Taxon infra-specific
Andropogon eucomus subsp. huillensis (Rendle) Sales (2002)
Andropogon eucomus Nees subsp. eucomus
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1 m. Alt: 3 - 1900 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2002). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[4]: 61-62

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 1[1-3]: 247 (1921).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
carte afrique num 52305
Record n°52305
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