African Plant Database

Eragrostis viscosa (Retz.) Trin.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Mém. Acad. Imp. Sci. St.-Pétersbourg, Sér. 6, Sci. Math. 1: 397 (1831)
Information on the genus : Eragrostis
Basionym : Poa viscosa Retz.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Poa viscosa Retz. (1786)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eragrostis strigosa Andersson
=Eragrostis transvaalensis Gand.
=Eragrostis hirsutissima Peter (1930)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht 0.1 - 0.5 m. Alt: 400 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, FS, GA, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 80 (1985).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°53621 modified 2008-05-30
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