African Plant Database


Abildgaardia Vahl
Family : CYPERACEAE
Protologue : Enum. Pl. (Vahl) 2: 296 (1805)
 
Species
 
Status
Status for MA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Fimbristylis Vahl
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Fimbristylis Vahl (1805)
=Pogonostylis Bertol. (1833)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : Genus of some 10 (9-15) species in all tropical regions but mainly in Australia; only a few species are pantropical; A. ovata is a widespread weed. Abilgaardia as defined by Goetghebeur 1998 (p. 167) comprises annual or perennial herbs with depauperate

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 164 (1995).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 597 (1997).

Bibliography other :
  • CHAMKHAR, K. & al. (2007). Phylogeny of Abildgaardieae (Cyperaceae) inferred from ITS and trnL-F data. Aliso 23: 149-164
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Cyperaceae : 112 (2010).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
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Record n°187661 modified 2010-11-29
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