African Plant Database

Brachiaria humidicola (Rendle) Schweick.
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Brachiaria
Basionym : Panicum humidicola Rendle
Status for SA : rejected (present)
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Urochloa dictyoneura (Fig. & De Not.) Veldkamp
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Panicum humidicola Rendle (1899)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Urochloa dictyoneura (Fig. & De Not.) Veldkamp
=Panicum dictyoneurum Fig. & De Not. (1854)
=Brachiaria dictyoneura (Fig. & De Not.) Stapf (1917)
=Brachiaria obvoluta Stapf (1919)
=Brachiaria keniensis Henrard (1940)
=Panicum albovellereum K. Schum. (1894)
=Brachiaria rautanenii (Hack.) Stapf
=Panicum rautanenii Hack. (1902)
=Panicum vexillare Peter (1930)
=Panicum golae Chiov. (1914)
=Urochloa humidicola (Rendle) Morrone & Zuloaga
=Brachiaria dictyoneura subsp. humidicola (Rendle) Catasús
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 1 m. Alt: 1 - 1400 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[3]: 66,68
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Darwiniana 31: 43-109 (1992).
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