African Plant Database

Vossia cuspidata (Roxb.) Griff.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Icon. Pl. Asiat. t. 153. (1851)
Information on the genus : Vossia
Basionym : Ischaemum cuspidatum Roxb.
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Vossia cuspidata var. polystachya Koechlin
 Vossia procera Wall. & Griff. (1836)
 Ischaemum cuspidatum Roxb. (1820)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 2.5 m. Alt: 950 - 1200 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • BOULOS, L. (1995). Flora of Egypt. Checklist.
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 345 (2005).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
carte afrique num 54288
Record n°54288
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