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Eragrostis cilianensis (All.) Vignolo ex Janch.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Mitt. Naturwiss. Vereins Univ. Wien 5(9): 110 (1907)
Information on the genus : Eragrostis
Basionym : Poa cilianensis All.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Poa cilianensis All.
 Eragrostis megastachya (Koeler) Link (1827)
 Eragrostis cilianensis (All.) F. T. Hubb. subsp. cilianensis
 Poa megastachya Koeler (1802)
 Eragrostis vulgaris var. megastachya (Koeler) Coss. & Durieu (1855)
 Eragrostis cilianensis (All.) F. T. Hubb.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eragrostis polysperma Peter (1930)
=Eragrostis pappii Gand.
=Eragrostis schweinfurthiana Jedwabn. (1924)
=Poa cachectica Schumach. (1827)
=*Eragrostis articulata De Wild. (1919)
=Eragrostis cilianensis subsp. major (Host) Maire & Weiller (1953)
=Eragrostis multiflora (Forssk.) Asch.
=Poa multiflora Forssk. (1775)
=Briza eragrostis L. (1753)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht up to 0.9 m. Alt: 9 - 2200 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1999). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[2]: 135-137

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 228 (1937).
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 80 (1985).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 4: 935 (1941). 
  • Fl. Afrique N. 2: 174 (1953).
  • CUÉNOD, A. (1954). Flore analytique et synoptique de la Tunisie. Office de l'Expérimentation et de la Vulgarisation Agricoles.
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 110 (1962).
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 389
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1988). Flora of Libya. 145: 267
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • BOULOS, L. (1995). Flora of Egypt. Checklist.
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 259 (2005).
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté
  • List Fungi, Fl. Fau. Madeira Selv. Arch. : 204 (2008).

Bibliography other :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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Record n°53536 modified 2007-04-24
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