African Plant Database

Pseudechinolaena polystachya (Kunth) Stapf
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. 9: 495 (1919) 
Information on the genus : Pseudechinolaena
Basionym : Echinolaena polystachya Kunth
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Echinochloa polystachya (Kunth) Roberty
 Echinolaena polystachya Kunth (1816)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Panicum heterochlamys Peter (1930)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual (occ. perennial)-Graminoid- Ht up to 0.4 m. Alt: 3 - 800 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa 3: 547 (1982)
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1999). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[2]: 3,6
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°53331 modified 2007-04-03
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