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Taxon: Aristida rhiniochloa Hochst.

 
Genus: Aristida
Family: Poaceae (alt.Gramineae)
Subfamily: Aristidoideae
Tribe: Aristideae
Nomen number: 4069
Place of publication: Flora 38:200. 1855
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 22-Sep-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Mar-2006
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • skurwe steekgras  (Source: Grass SAfr) - Afrikaans

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Eritrea, Ethiopia, Sudan
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Tanzania
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Mali, Mauritania, Niger
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, Namibia, South Africa [Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West]


References:

  1. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  2. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  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. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  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=4069. Accessed 19 February 2019.