African Plant Database

Pentaschistis malouinensis (Steud.) Clayton
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Pentaschistis
Basionym : Eriachne malouinensis Steud.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Pentameris malouinensis (Steud.) Galley & H. P. Linder
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Eriachne malouinensis Steud.
 Pentameris malouinensis (Steud.) Galley & H. P. Linder (2010)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pentaschistis steudelii (Nees) McClean
=Airopsis steudelii Nees
=Eriachne steudelii (Nees) Nees (1841)
=Eriachne capensis Steud. (1829)
=Achneria capensis (Steud.) T. Durand & Schinz (1894)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht 0.15 - 0.3 m. Alt: 300 - 1500 m. Distribution: EC, NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Contr. Bolus Herb. 12: 87-89 (1990).
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