African Plant Database

Eragrostis curvula (Schrad.) Nees
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Afr. Austral. Ill. 397 (1841)
Information on the genus : Eragrostis
Basionym : Poa curvula Schrad.
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for NA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Poa curvula Schrad.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eragrostis robusta Stent
=Eragrostis curvula var. atrata (Schweinf.) Curtis
=Eragrostis thunbergiana var. atrata Schweinf.
=Poa filiformis Thunb. (1794)
=Eragrostis thunbergiana Steud. (1840)
=Eragrostis subulata Nees (1841)
=*Eragrostis filiformis (Thunb.) Nees
=Eragrostis filiformis var. conferta (Nees) Thell.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.2 m. Alt: 3 - 2500 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]: 144-145

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

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • SCHOLZ, H. (1974). Liste der Gräser Libyens. Willdenowia 7(2): 419-458
  • PORTAL, R. (2002). Eragrostis de France et de l'Europe Occidentale.
  • List Fungi, Fl. Fau. Madeira Selv. Arch. : 204 (2008).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
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
carte afrique num 53542
Record n°53542
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