African Plant Database

Prosphytochloa prehensilis (Nees) Schweick.
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Prosphytochloa
Basionym : Maltebrunia prehensilis Nees
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Potamophila prehensilis (Nees) Benth.
 Maltebrunia prehensilis Nees (1841)
 Oryza prehensilis (Nees) Steud. (1853)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid, Climber- Ht up to 10 m. Alt: 8 - 1700 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Züchter 31: 194 (1961).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 53262
Record n°53262
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