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Sorghastrum stipoides (Kunth) Nash
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Sorghastrum
Basionym : Andropogon stipoides Kunth
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Andropogon stipoides Kunth
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sorghastrum rigidifolium (Stapf) Chippind. ex Pole-Evans
=Sorghum rigidifolium Stapf (1917)
=Sorghastrum trichopus (Stapf) Pilg.
=Sorghum trichopus (Stapf) Stapf
=Andropogon trichopus Stapf (1897)
=Sorghum rigidifolium var. microstachyum Stapf
=Sorghastrum trollii Pilg.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht 1 - 2 m. Alt: 9 - 920 m. Distribution: KN, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2002). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[4]: 32

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Graminae[3]: 732 (1982)
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 50: t.1963 (1988).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
carte afrique num 52556
Record n°52556
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