African Plant Database

Heteropogon melanocarpus (Elliott) Benth.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 19(115-116): 71 (1881)
Information on the genus : Heteropogon
Basionym : Andropogon melanocarpus Elliott
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Andropogon melanocarpus Elliott
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Heteropogon betafensis A. Camus
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht up to 2 m. Alt: 300 - 1400 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, LP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°52975 modified 2007-04-24
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