African Plant Database

Alloteropsis cimicina (L.) Stapf
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 487 (1919) 
Information on the genus : Alloteropsis
Basionym : Milium cimicinum L.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Milium cimicinum L. (1771)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Alloteropsis latifolia (Peter) Pilg.
=Axonopus latifolius Peter (1930)
=Alloteropsis quintasii (Mez) Pilg.
=Urochloa quintasii Mez (1921)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.2 m. Alt: 30 - 1000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Australasia/Pacific, New World, Africa,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[3]: 62
  • 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
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