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Taxon: Sporobolus fimbriatus (Trin.) Nees

Genus: Sporobolus
Family: Poaceae (alt. Gramineae) subfamily: Chloridoideae tribe: Zoysieae.
Nomen number: 35360
Place of publication: Fl. Afr. austral. ill. 156. 1841
Name verified on: 03-Jun-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-Apr-2006
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6).
Accessions: 44 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Somalia; Sudan
    East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania; Uganda
    South Tropical Africa: Zambia
    Southern Africa: Botswana; Lesotho; Namibia; South Africa - Cape Province, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, Transvaal

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Sporobolus fimbriatus (Trin.) Nees:


Images:

More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?35360 (31 July 2014)

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