African Plant Database

Ochthochloa compressa (Forssk.) Hilu
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 36(3): 560 (1981)
Information on the genus : Ochthochloa
Basionym : Panicum compressum Forssk.
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Eleusine compressa (Forssk.) Asch. & Schweinf. ex C. Chr. (1922)
 Panicum compressum Forssk.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eleusine flagellifera Nees (1842)
=Chloris flagellifera (Nees) P.M. Peterson (2015)
=Eleusine arabica Hochst. & Steud. ex Steud.
=Ochthochloa dactyloides Edgew.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • 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 North Africa :
  • BOULOS, L. (1995). Flora of Egypt. Checklist.
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 252 (2005).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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