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Eragrostis ciliaris (L.) R. Br.
Protologue : Narr. Exped. Zaire app. 5: 478 (1818)
Information on the genus : Eragrostis
Basionym : Poa ciliaris 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
 Poa ciliaris L.
 Eragrostis ciliaris (L.) R. Br. subsp. ciliaris
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eragrostis ciliaris var. brachystachya Boiss.
=Eragrostis ciliaris var. latifolia Hack.
=Eragrostis pulchella Parl. (1846)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Eragrostis ciliaris (L.) R. Br. subsp. ciliaris
Eragrostis ciliaris subsp. brachystachya (Boiss.) H. Scholz (1974)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht 0.22 - 0.6 m. Alt: 9 - 1000 m. Distribution: BOT, EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, SWZ
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa. Asia, New World,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • PEYRE DE FABRÈGUES B. & J. P. LEBRUN (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort : 358
  • BOUDET G. & J.P. LEBRUN (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16 : 388
  • EXELL, A. & WILD, H. (1999). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[2]: 69-70
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:87 (2012)
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 129
  • CÉSAR J. & C. CHATELAIN (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména : 194

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ann. Transvaal Mus. 15: 236 (1933).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ED (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 391 
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ED.) (1988). Flora of Libya. 145: 271
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice. : 453
  • PORTAL, R. (2002). Eragrostis de France et de l'Europe Occidentale. : 199
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 253 (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 Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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