African Plant Database


Puccinellia distans (Jacq.) Parl.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Ital. (Parlatore) 1(2): 367 (1850)
Notes : (non Afr. N.)
Information on the genus : Puccinellia
Basionym : Poa distans Jacq.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Poa distans Jacq. (1764)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Atropis distans auct.
=Glyceria distans auct.
=Poa distans L. (1767)
=*Puccinellia distans (L.) Parl. (1848)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht 0.25 - 0.65 m. Alt: 400 - 1500 m. Distribution: EC, NC, WC

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 4: 939 (1941).  
  • CUÉNOD, A. (1954). Flore analytique et synoptique de la Tunisie. Office de l'Expérimentation et de la Vulgarisation Agricoles.  
  • Fl. Afrique N. 3: 110 (1955). 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 139 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 168 (1980).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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Record n°52971 modified 2008-12-08
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