African Plant Database


Acrachne racemosa (Roem. & Schult.) Ohwi
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Tokyo Sci. Mus. 18: 1 (1947)
Information on the genus : Acrachne
Basionym : Eleusine racemosa Roem. & Schult.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Eleusine racemosa Roem. & Schult.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eleusine verticillata Roxb.
=Acrachne verticillata (Roxb.) Chiov.
=Leptochloa schimperana Hochst. (1855)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht up to 0.8 m. Alt: 100 - 1200 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1974). Flora of Tropical East Africa Graminae[2]: 258-260
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1999). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[2]: 159,160
  • 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

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Mem. Bot. Surv. South Africa 58: 31 (1990).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 265 (2005).
 
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