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Taxon: Panicum deustum Thunb.

 
Genus: Panicum
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Panicoideae
Tribe: Paniceae
Subtribe: Panicinae
Nomen number: 26484
Place of publication: Prodr. pl. cap. 19. 1794
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 14-May-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Oct-2000
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 20 (10 active, 6 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • broadleaf panicum  (Source: Grass SAfr) - English
  • reed panicum  (Source: Grass SAfr) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa, [Cape Province, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, Transvaal] Swaziland


References:

  1. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  2. Froman, B. & S. Persson An illustrated guide to the grasses of Ethiopia. 1974 (Grass Ethiop)
  3. Gibbs-Russell, G. E. et al. Grasses of southern Africa. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa vol. 58. 1990 (Grass SAfr)
  4. Hedberg, I. & S. Edwards Flora of Ethiopia. 1989- (and Eritrea. 2000) (F Ethiop)
  5. Thulin, M., ed. Flora of Somalia. (F Somalia)
  6. 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=26484. Accessed 23 January 2019.