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Taxon: Microchloa caffra Nees

 
Genus: Microchloa
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Subtribe: Eleusininae
Nomen number: 24245
Place of publication: Fl. Afr. austral. ill. 246. 1841
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7362894
Name Verified on: 24-Aug-2018 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST-CENTRAL TROPICAL AFRICA: Democratic Republic of the Congo
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, Eswatini, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa [Cape Province, KwaZulu-Natal, Free State, Transvaal]


References:

  1. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960-. Flora zambesiaca.
  2. Gibbs-Russell, G. E. et al. 1990. Grasses of southern Africa. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa vol. 58
  3. Hedberg, I. & S. Edwards. 1989-. Flora of Ethiopia Note: mentions
  4. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa.

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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=24245. Accessed 15 September 2019.