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Schizachyrium sanguineum (Retz.) Alston
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Handb. Fl. Ceylon 6: 334 (1931)
Information on the genus : Schizachyrium
Basionym : Rottboellia sanguinea Retz.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Rottboellia sanguinea Retz.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Schizachyrium semiberbe Nees (1829)
=Andropogon semiberbis (Nees) Kunth (1833)
=Schizachyrium semiberbe var. flocculiferum Stapf
=Schizachyrium semiberbe var. hemileium Stapf
=Schizachyrium semiberbe var. pilosa Gilli
=Streptachne domingensis Spreng. ex Schult.
=Schizachyrium domingense (Spreng. ex Schult.) Nash (1912)
=Schizachyrium griseum Stapf (1918)
=Schizachyrium inspersum Pilg.
=Schizachyrium lindiense Pilg.
=Andropogon lumeneensis Vanderyst (1918)
=Schizachyrium tenuispicatum Pilg. (1917)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.2 m. Alt: 10 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[3]: 83-85
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • 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]: 756 (1982)

Bibliography other :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:111 (2012)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Fgui
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 52773
 
Record n°52773
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