African Plant Database

Pogonarthria squarrosa (Roem. & Schult.) Pilg.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Notizbl. Königl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 5: 149 (1910)
Information on the genus : Pogonarthria
Basionym : Poa squarrosa Roem. & Schult.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Poa squarrosa Roem. & Schult.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Leptochloa falcata Hack. (1895)
=Pogonarthria falcata (Hack.) Rendle (1899)
=Diplachne menyharthii Hack. (1901)
=Pogonarthria hackelii Chiov. (1912)
=Pogonarthria orthoclada Peter (1930)
=Eragrostis marlothii Hack. (1890)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial (occ. annual-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.4 m. Alt: 5 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: New World, Africa,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1974). Flora of Tropical East Africa Graminae[2]: 267-269
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 83 (1985).
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
carte afrique num 53313
Record n°53313
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