African Plant Database

Eragrostis aspera (Jacq.) Nees
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill. 408 (1841)
Information on the genus : Eragrostis
Basionym : Poa aspera Jacq.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Poa aspera Jacq. (1776)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eragrostis aspera var. major Peter
=*Eragrostis buchananii Gand. (1919) (1920), non K.Schum. (1895).
=Eragrostis devolvens Gand. (1919)
=Eragrostis laxiflora Schrad. (1838)
=Eragrostis quintasii Gand. (1919)
=Poa hippuris Schumach. (1827)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht up to 0.8 m. Alt: 70 - 1400 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 228 (1937).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • PORTAL, R. (2002). Eragrostis de France et de l'Europe Occidentale.
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 256 (2005).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°53522 modified 2007-04-03
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