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Pentaschistis colorata (Steud.) Stapf
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Pentaschistis
Basionym : Avena colorata Steud.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Pentameris colorata (Steud.) Galley & H.P. Linder
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Avena colorata Steud.
 Pentameris colorata (Steud.) Galley & H.P. Linder (2010)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Danthonia crispa Nees (1841)
=Pentaschistis colorata var. polytricha Stapf
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht 0.3 - 0.6 m. Alt: 5 - 1700 m. Distribution: EC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Thunberg, C. P. (1897). Flora Capensis, sistens plantas Promontorii Bonae Spei Africes ... 7: 491
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