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Taxon: Dactyloctenium geminatum Hack.

 
Genus: Dactyloctenium
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Nomen number: 13135
Place of publication: Bull. Herb. Boissier 7:26. 1899
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 24-Nov-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 24-Nov-2008
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • double comb grass  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia (s.), Somalia (e.)
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya (e.), Tanzania (e.)
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Malawi, Mozambique (e.), Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [KwaZulu-Natal (e.), Transvaal (e.)]


References:

  1. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  4. Gibbs-Russell, G. E. et al. Grasses of southern Africa. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa vol. 58. 1990 (Grass SAfr)
  5. Hedberg, I. & S. Edwards Flora of Ethiopia. 1989- (and Eritrea. 2000) (F Ethiop)
  6. Thulin, M., ed. Flora of Somalia. (F Somalia)
  7. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=13135. Accessed 20 April 2019.