African Plant Database

Andropogon schirensis Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Andropogon
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Andropogon ravus J.G. Anderson (SA = accepted; TA = rejected)
=Andropogon schirensis var. angustifolius Stapf
=Andropogon dummeri Stapf (1918)
=Andropogon schirensis var. natalensis Hack.
=Andropogon golae Chiov. (1914)
=Andropogon dummeri var. calvus Stapf
=Schizachyrium iringense Pilg.
=Andropogon congoensis Franch. (1895)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 2.5 m. Alt: 9 - 2500 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
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