African Plant Database


Paspalidium obtusifolium (Delile) N.D. Simpson
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Ministr. Agric. Egypt, Techn. & Sc. Service, Bull. No. 93 (Suppl. Rec.Muschl. Man. Fl. Egypt) 10 (1930)
Information on the genus : Paspalidium
Basionym : Panicum obtusifolium Delile
 
 
Status
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Setaria obtusifolia (Delile) Morrone
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Setaria obtusifolia (Delile) Morrone
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Setaria obtusifolia (Delile) Morrone
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Panicum obtusifolium Delile (1813)
 Setaria obtusifolia (Delile) Morrone (2014)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Paspalidium platyrhachis C.E. Hubb. (1934)
=Panicum obtusifolium var. acutifolium Coss. & Durieu
=Paspalidium obtusifolium var. acutifolium (Coss. & Durieu) Maire
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht 0.3 - 0.6 m. Alt: 50 - 1200 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[3]: 111

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Afrique N. 1: 308 (1952).
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 89 (1962).
  • BOULOS, L. (1995). Flora of Egypt. Checklist.
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 304 (2005).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
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