African Plant Database

Eragrostis tenuifolia (A. Rich.) Steud.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 268 (1854)
Information on the genus : Eragrostis
Basionym : Poa tenuifolia A. Rich.
Status for NA : accepted (weed)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Poa tenuifolia A. Rich. (1850)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eragrostis collocarpa K. Schum.
=Eragrostis tenuifolia var. polytricha Peter
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial (occ. annual)-Graminoid- Ht up to 0.4 m. Alt: 5 - 1200 m. Distribution: EC, FS, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • PORTAL, R. (2002). Eragrostis de France et de l'Europe Occidentale.
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 255 (2005).

Bibliography other :
  • Willdenowia 41(1): 135 (2011).
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