Marantochloa Brongn. ex Gris

First published in Bull. Soc. Bot. France 7: 321 (1860)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropical Africa, W. Indian Ocean.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Benin, Burkina, Burundi, Cabinda, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Comoros, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Gulf of Guinea Is., Ivory Coast, Liberia, Madagascar, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zaïre

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • in Bull. Soc. Bot. Fr. 7: 321 (1860)

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • in B.S.B.F. 7: 321 (1860)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jun 1, 2001 Cable, S. [3779] Cameroon K000107600 Yes
Jan 1, 1995 Harris, D.J. [3704] Cameroon K000086607 Yes
Adames, P. [500] Liberia K:SPC-27250.000 No
Cheek, M., Csiba, Renggana, Ngolan, Bhardol, Woltoff, Rowe [10786] Cameroon K001418583 Yes
Ekema, S.N. [606] Cameroon K001401678 Yes
Elliot, G.F., Scott [4902] Equatorial Guinea K000099657 Type Yes
Brenan, J.P.M. [8764] Nigeria K:SPC-10047.000 No
Eggeling, W.M. [5715] Uganda K:SPC-17121.000 No
Brenan, J.P.M. [8764] Nigeria K:SPC-23516.000 No
Brenan, J.P.M. [8764] Nigeria K:SPC-10048.000 No

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0