African Plant Database

Pentaschistis patula (Nees) Stapf
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Pentaschistis
Basionym : Danthonia patula Nees
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Pentameris patula (Nees) Steud.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Danthonia patula Nees (1841)
 Pentameris patula (Nees) Steud. (1841)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Danthonia patula var. maior Nees (1841)
=Pentaschistis euadenia Stapf (1899)
=Pentaschistis patula var. acuta Stapf
=Danthonia heteropla Steud. (1854)
=Danthonia propinqua Nees (1841)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht 0.15 - 0.3 m. Alt: 100 - 1700 m. Distribution: NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Thunberg, C. P. (1897). Flora Capensis, sistens plantas Promontorii Bonae Spei Africes ... 7: 510
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