African Plant Database

Anthephora pubescens Nees
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill. 74 (1841)
Information on the genus : Anthephora
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Anthephora ramosa Gooss.
=Anthephora hochstetteri Nees ex Hochst. (1844)
=Anthephora kotschyi Hochst. (1844)
=*Cenchrus pubescens Steud. (1840)
=Anthephora hochstetteri var. serresii Dubuis & Faurel (1957)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 0.5 m. Alt: 30 - 1950 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, FS, GA, LP, MP, NC, NW

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[3]: 192
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 1[1-3]: 255 (1921).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1995). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Monocotyledones: Limnocharitaceae à Poaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. : 22
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Namibia photo from Kyffhauser
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
carte afrique num 53200
Record n°53200
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