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Dactyloctenium aegyptium (L.) Willd.
Protologue : Enum. Pl. [Willdenow] 2: 1029 (1809)
Information on the genus : Dactyloctenium
Basionym : Cynosurus aegyptius L.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cynosurus aegyptius L. (1753)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dactyloctenium mpuetensis De Wild.
=Dactyloctenium ciliare Chiov.
=Chloris guineensis Schumach. (1827)
=Chloris mucronata Michx. (1803)
=Dactyloctenium mucronatum (Michx.) Willd. (1809)
=Rabdochloa mucronata (Michx.) P. Beauv. (1812)
=Dactyloctenium figarei De Not. (1848)
=Dactyloctenium meridionale Ham. (1825)
=Eleusine cruciata Lam. (1791)
=Eleusine pectinata Moench (1802)
=Eleusine prostrata Spreng. (1824)
=Eleusine aegyptia Desf. (1798)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht up to 0.75 m. Alt: 9 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 227 (1937).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Alger (Battandier & Trabut) : 57 (1884).
  • Fl. Algérie [Battandier & Trabut] 2: 188 (1895).
  • Fl. Afrique N. 2: 188 (1953).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Cuénod] : 94 (1954).
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 112 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 259 (1980).
  • Fl. Sahara (ed. 2) : 174 (1983).
  • Fl. Libya 145: 252 (1988).
  • Fl. Mauritanie : 417 (1991).
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 267 (2005).
  • Fl. Tunisie (Le Floc'h & Boulos) : 358 (2008).

Bibliography other :
  • Enum. Pl. 2: 1029 (1809).
  • Pl. Sudan Checklist 124 (2015)
 
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Namibia photo from Kyffhauser
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 53490
 
Record n°53490 modified 2007-04-24
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