African Plant Database


Eragrostis superba Peyr.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Sitzungsber. Acad. Wien, Math. -Nat. 38: (1860)
Information on the genus : Eragrostis
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eragrostis superba var. contracta Peter (1930)
=Uniola jardinii Steud.
=Eragrostis elata Munro ex Ficalho & Hiern (1881)
=Eragrostis platystachys Franch. (1895)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1 m. Alt: 50 - 1500 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 40: 106 (1930).
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 80 (1985).

Bibliography other :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
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Record n°53613 modified 2007-04-03
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