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Pentaschistis densifolia (Nees) Stapf
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Pentaschistis
Basionym : Danthonia densifolia Nees
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Pentameris densifolia (Nees) Steud.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Danthonia densifolia Nees (1841)
 Pentameris densifolia (Nees) Steud.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pentaschistis densifolia var. intricata Stapf
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht 0.09 - 0.25 m. Alt: 150 - 2400 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Thunberg, C. P. (1897). Flora Capensis, sistens plantas Promontorii Bonae Spei Africes ... 7: 506-507
  • Contr. Bolus Herb. 12: 41 (1990).
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