African Plant Database

Paspalum scrobiculatum L. var. scrobiculatum
Family : POACEAE
Information on the genus : Paspalum
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Paspalum scrobiculatum L. (1767)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Paspalum scrobiculatum var. commersonii (Lam.) Stapf
=Paspalum commersonii Lam. (1791)
=Paspalum scrobiculatum var. polystachyum (R. Br.) Stapf
=Paspalum polystachyum R. Br. (1810)
=Paspalum cartilagineum J. Presl (1830)
=Paspalum auriculatum J. Presl & C. Presl
=Paspalum orbiculare G. Forst.
=Paspalum scrobiculatum var. velutinum Hack.
=Paspalum scrobiculatum var. jardinii (Steud.) Franch.
=Paspalum jardinii Steud. (1853)
=Paspalum ledermannii Mez (1917)
=Paspalum scrobiculatum var. bispicatum Hack.
=Paspalum barbatum Schumach. (1827) (1827), non (Trin.) Schult. (1827), nec Trin. (1827).
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Graminoid- Ht up to 0.7 m. Alt: 8 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 10[3]: 89
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Record n°52266 modified 2007-04-24
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