African Plant Database

Rhynchelytrum repens (Willd.) C. E. Hubb.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1934(3): 110 (1934)
Information on the genus : Rhynchelytrum
Basionym : Saccharum repens Willd.
Status for MA : rejected (present)
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka subsp. repens
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka subsp. repens
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka subsp. repens
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka subsp. repens
 Saccharum repens Willd. (1753)
 Tricholaena repens (Willd.) Hitchc.
 Erianthus repens (Willd.) P. Beauv. (1812)
 Melinis repens (Willd.) Zizka (1988)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Rhynchelytrum roseum (Nees) Stapf & C. E. Hubb.
=Tricholaena rosea Nees (1837)
=Panicum roseum (Nees) Steud. (1854)
=Rhynchelytrum dregeanum var. annuum Chiov.
=Rhynchelytrum dregeanum var. intermedium Chiov.
=Rhynchelytrum stolzii (Mez) Stapf & C. E. Hubb.
=Melinis stolzii Mez (1920)
=Melinis argentea Mez (1921)
=Melinis nitens Mez (1921)
=Melinis paupera Mez (1921)
=Melinis brachyrhynchus Mez (1921)
=Melinis congesta Mez (1921)
=Melinis ugandensis Mez (1921)
=Rhynchelytrum dregeanum Nees
=Tricholaena dregeana (Nees) T. Durand & Schinz (1894)
=Rhynchelytrum gossweileri Stapf & C. E. Hubb. (1930)
=Tricholaena tonsa Nees
=Panicum tonsum (Nees) Steud. (1854)
=Tricholaena fragilis A. Braun
=Tricholaena sphacelata Benth. (1849)
=Saccharum sphacelatum (Benth.) Walp. (1852)
=Panicum sphacelatum (Benth.) Steud. (1854) (1854), non Schumach. (1827).
=Tricholaena tonsa var. submutica Schweinf.
=Tricholaena grandiflora var. collina Rendle
=Tricholaena rosea var. sphacelata A. Chev.
=Tricholaena rosea var. ruderalis Vanderyst
=Panicum braunii Steud. (1854)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 23: t.914 (1943).
  • Biblioth. Bot. 138: (1988).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
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