Trichopteryx elegantula (Hook.f.) Stapf

First published in Hooker's Icon. Pl. 24: t. 2394 (1895)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tropical Africa. It is an annual and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Burundi, Cameroon, Malawi, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zaïre

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Clayton, W.D. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca 10(3): 1-231. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Clayton, W.D., Harman, K.T. & Williamson, H. (2006). World Grass Species - Synonymy database The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Clayton, W.D., Phillips, S.M., Renvoize, S.A. (1974). Gramineae. Flora of Tropical East Africa 2: 177-449.
  • Hepper, F.N. (ed.) (1972). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 3(2): 277-574.
  • Ndabaneze, P. (1989). Catalogue des Graminées du Burundi. Lejeunia; Revue de Botanique, n.s., 132: 1-127.
  • Onana, J.M. (2011). The vascular plants of Cameroon a taxonomic checklist with IUCN assessments: 1-195. National herbarium of Cameroon, Yaoundé.
  • Troupin, G. (ed.) (1988). Flora du Rwanda 4: I-X, 1-651. Musee Royal de l'Afrique Centrale.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Conert in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 77: 246 (1957)
  • F.T.A. 10: 11
  • in Hook., Ic. Pl. 24: t. 2394 (1895)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Clayton, W.D., Phillips, S.M., Renvoize, S.A. (1974). Gramineae. Flora of Tropical East Africa 2: 177-449.
  • Hepper, F.N. (ed.) (1972). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 3(2): 277-574.
  • 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.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Clayton in Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 3: 420 (1972).
  • Hubbard in Flora of Tropical Africa 10: 11 (1937).
  • Stapf in Hook., Ic. Pl. 24, t. 2394 (1895).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Nov 1, 2008 Cheek, M. [13487] Cameroon K000580331 Yes
Nov 1, 2008 Cheek, M. [13608] Cameroon K000580321 Yes
Feb 1, 1996 Cheek, M. [7696] Cameroon K000107936 No
Sep 1, 1934 Mann, G. [2092] Cameroon K000280917 Holotype Yes
Etuge, M.; Pollard; Amy; Richard, Angella, Pat, Cec [3477] Cameroon K001422590 Yes
Onana, J.-M.; Cheek.; Satabie.; Ghogue.; Nana. [569] Cameroon K000374719 Yes
Glanville, R.R. [335] Sierra Leone K000280913 Holotype Yes
Cheek, M.; Satabie; Onana; Ghogue; Nana [8718] Cameroon K001422589 Yes
Pollard, B.J.; Gosline [281] Cameroon K001422588 Yes
Cheek, M.; Kemei; Toh; Gosline; Pollard [9723] Cameroon K001422587 Yes

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