African Plant Database


Eragrostis ciliaris (L.) R. Br.
Family : POACEAE
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 :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1999). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[2]: 69-70
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

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.
  • PORTAL, R. (2002). Eragrostis de France et de l'Europe Occidentale.
  • 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
 
Map
carte afrique num 53537
 
Record n°53537 modified 2007-04-24
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