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Loudetia simplex (Nees) C. E. Hubb.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1934: 431 (1934)
Information on the genus : Loudetia
Basionym : Tristachya simplex Nees
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Tristachya simplex Nees
 Arundinella simplex (Nees) Roberty
 Trichopteryx simplex (Nees) Benth. (1881)
 Loudetia simplex (Nees) C. E. Hubb. subsp. simplex
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Trichopteryx elegans (Hochst. ex A. Braun) Hack. ex Engl.
=Loudetia elegans Hochst. ex A. Braun
=Tristachya elegans (Hochst. ex A. Braun) A. Rich. (1850)
=Loudetia camerunensis (Stapf) C. E. Hubb.
=Trichopteryx camerunensis Stapf (1897)
=Loudetia stipoides (Hack.) Conert
=Arundinella stipoides Hack. (1884)
=Trichopteryx elisabethvilleana De Wild.
=Trichopteryx gracilis Peter (1930)
=Trichopteryx incompta Franch. (1895)
=Trichopteryx kapiriensis De Wild.
=Trichopteryx nigritiana Stapf (1897)
=Tristachya monocephala Hochst. (1846)
Taxon infra-specific
Loudetia simplex subsp. stipoides Bosser
Loudetia simplex (Nees) C. E. Hubb. subsp. simplex
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.5 m. Alt: 30 - 2300 m. Distribution: EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[3]: 218-219
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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carte afrique num 53888
Record n°53888
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