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Chloris virgata Sw.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Ind. Occid. 1: 203 (1797)
Information on the genus : Chloris
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Chloris multiradiata var. ragazzii Pirotta
=Chloris rogeonii A. Chev.
=Chloris notocoma Hochst. (1855)
=Chloris tibestica Quézel (1957)
=Chloris brachystachys Andersson (1864)
=*Chloris meccana Schltdl.
=Chloris multiradiata Hochst.
=Chloris madagascariensis Steud. (1854)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual (occ. perennial)-Graminoid- Ht 0.3 - 0.75 m. Alt: 3 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1999). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[2]: 212-213
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 227 (1937).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Afrique N. 29: C.2608, 457 (1938)  
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 4: 934 (1941).  
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1988). Flora of Libya. 145: 271
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice.
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 279 (2005).
  • List Fungi, Fl. Fau. Madeira Selv. Arch. : 204 (2008).
 
More info on :
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see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Namibia photo from Kyffhauser
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 54302
 
Record n°54302 modified 2007-04-24
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