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Taxon: Eleusine africana Kenn.-O’Byrne

Synonym of Eleusine coracana (L.) Gaertn. subsp. africana (Kenn.-O’Byrne) Hilu & de Wet

 
Genus: Eleusine
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Chloridoideae
Tribe: Cynodonteae
Subtribe: Eleusininae
Nomen number: 315751
Place of publication: Kew Bull. 1957:65. 1957
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 29-Nov-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Nov-2018
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

References:

  1. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  2. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques & South African National Biodiversity Institute African flowering plants database (on-line resource). (L Africa Online)
  3. de Wet, J. M. J. et al. 1984. Systematics and evolution of Eleusine coracana (Gramineae) Amer. J. Bot. 71:552.
  4. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  5. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  6. Gibbs-Russell, G. E. et al. Grasses of southern Africa. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa vol. 58. 1990 (Grass SAfr)
  7. Hedberg, I. & S. Edwards Flora of Ethiopia. 1989- (and Eritrea. 2000) (F Ethiop)
  8. Hiremath, S. C. & S. S. Salimath 1992. The 'A' genome donor of Eleusine coracana (L.) Gaertn. (Gramineae) Theor. Appl. Genet. 84:747-754.
  9. Liu, Q. et al. 2014. Low-copy nuclear gene and McGISH resolves polyploid history of Eleusine coracana and morphological character evolution in Eleusine Turk. J. Bot. 38:1-12.
  10. Mallikharjun, D. R. et al. 2005. Genome interrelationship in the genus Eleusine (Poaceae) as revealed through heteroploid crosses (Caryologia) 58:300-307.
  11. Peterson, P. M. et al. 2015. A molecular phylogeny and classification of the Eleusininae with a new genus, Micrachne (Poaceae: Chloridoideae: Cynodonteae) (Taxon) 64:445-467.
  12. Thulin, M., ed. Flora of Somalia. (F Somalia)
  13. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)

Check other web resources for Eleusine africana Kenn.-O’Byrne :

  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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=315751. Accessed 18 February 2019.