G.408 Daknopholis Clayton

Cope, T.A. (1999) Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2)

Description of the genus

Inflorescence of digitate 1-sided racemes. Spikelets 1-flowered with minute rhachilla-extension, strongly laterally compressed, sessile, alternate in 2 rows on a tough axis, disarticulating above the glumes; glumes subequal, thinly membranous, shorter than the floret, the superior broader than the inferior; lemma membranous, keeled, acute, long-awned. Caryopsis narrowly lanceolate.

Worldwide: One species in the west Indian ocean area.

Mozambique: 1 taxon.

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boivinii (A. Camus) Clayton

Other sources of information about Daknopholis:

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Daknopholis
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Daknopholis
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Daknopholis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Daknopholis
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Daknopholis
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Daknopholis

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Mozambique: Genus page: Daknopholis.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2184, retrieved 25 September 2020

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