African Plant Database

Tripogon minimus (A. Rich.) Hochst. ex Steud.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 301 (1854)
Information on the genus : Tripogon
Basionym : Festuca minima A. Rich.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Festuca minima A. Rich. (1850)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Tripogon abyssinicus auct. sensu Chippind., non Nees ex Steud.sensu Chippind., non Nees ex Steud.
=Tripogon calcicola A. Camus
=Tripogon mandrarensis A. Camus
=Tripogon humbertianus A. Camus (1959)
=Tripogon mandarensis A. Camus (1955)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht 0.08 - 0.22 m. Alt: 100 - 1600 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1999). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[2]: 29-31
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso: (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména
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Record n°54219 modified 2008-11-20
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