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Pentaschistis pallescens (Schrad.) Stapf
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Pentaschistis
Basionym : Danthonia pallescens Schrad.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Pentameris pallescens (Schrad.) Nees
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Danthonia pallescens Schrad. (1824)
 Pentameris pallescens (Schrad.) Nees
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pentaschistis involuta (Steud.) Adamson
=Danthonia involuta Steud. (1854)
=Pentaschistis silvatica Adamson (1944)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.2 m. Alt: 200 - 1400 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Thunberg, C. P. (1897). Flora Capensis, sistens plantas Promontorii Bonae Spei Africes ... 7: 486-487
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Record n°54016
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