1. Brachiaria scalaris Pilg.

    1. This is a synonym of Urochloa comata (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) Sosef

Brachiaria scalaris Pilg. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 10: 269 (1928)

Accepted by

  • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Cope, T.A., Knees, S.G. & Miller, A.G. (2007). Flora of the Arabian peninsula and Socotra 5(1): 1-387. Edinburgh University Press.
  • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Wood, J.R.I. (1997). A Handbook of the Yemen Flora: 1-434. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Hedberg, I. & Edwards, S. (eds.) (1995). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 7: 1-430. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
  • Clayton, W.D. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca 10(3): 1-231. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Ndabaneze, P. (1989). Catalogue des Graminées du Burundi Lejeunia; Revue de Botanique, n.s., 132: 1-127.
  • Troupin, G. (ed.) (1988). Flora du Rwanda 4: I-X, 1-651. Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale.
  • Clayton, W.D. & Renvoize, S.A. (1982). Gramineae Flora of Tropical East Africa 3: 451-898.

Not accepted by

  • Sosef, M.S.M. (2016). Taxonomic novelties in Central African grasses (Poaceae), Paniceae 1 Plant Ecology and Evolution 149: 356-365. [Cited as Urochloa comata.]

Literature

Flora of Tropical East Africa
  • D.M. Napper, Grasses of Tanganyika: 69 (1965).
  • K.W. Harker & D.M. Napper, An Illustrated Guide to the Grasses of Uganda p. 20 (1960).
  • A.V. Bogdan, A Revised List of Kenya Grasses p. 45 (1958).
  • Jackson & Wiehe, Ann. list Nyasaland grasses: 32 (1958).
  • Robyns, Flore des Spermatophytes du Parc National Albert 3: 88 (1955).
  • Eggeling, Ann. list grasses Ug.: 7 (1947).
  • Robyns, Fl. Agrost. Congo Belge 2: 115 (1934).
  • Pilg. in Notizblatt des Botanischen Gartens und Museums zu Berlin-Dahelm 10: 269 (1928).

Sources

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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