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Pennisetum setaceum (Forssk.) Chiov.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Boll. Soc. Bot. Ital. 113 (1923)
Information on the genus : Pennisetum
Basionym : Phalaris setacea Forssk.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cenchrus setaceus (Forssk.) Morrone
Status for SA : rejected (naturalised-introduced), is synonym of : Cenchrus setaceus (Forssk.) Morrone
Status for TA : rejected (indigenous), is synonym of : Cenchrus setaceus (Forssk.) Morrone
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pennisetum cupreum Hitchc. ex L.H. Bailey
 Pennisetum ruppellii Steud. (1841)
 Pennisetum erythraeum Chiov. (1908)
 Phalaris setacea Forssk. (1755)
 Pennisetum setaceum (Forssk.) Chiov. subsp. setaceum
 Cenchrus setaceus (Forssk.) Morrone (2010)
 Cenchrus setaceus (Forssk.) Morrone subsp. setaceus
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pennisetum scoparium Chiov. (1903)
=Pennisetum orientale subsp. parisii Trab.
=Pennisetum setaceum var. parisii (Trab.) Maire (1940)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Pennisetum setaceum (Forssk.) Chiov. subsp. setaceum
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.3 m. Alt: 16 - 1500 m. Distribution: NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, WC

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Afrique N. 1: 332 (1952).
  • CUÉNOD, A. (1954). Flore analytique et synoptique de la Tunisie. Office de l'Expérimentation et de la Vulgarisation Agricoles.  
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 91 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 264 (1980).
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1988). Flora of Libya. 145: 304
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 316 (2005).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under herbiergdebelair
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
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Record n°53070
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