G.285. Nematopoa C.E. Hubb.

Description of the genus

Perennial. Inflorescence an open panicle with capillary branches. Spikelets 4-7-flowered; glumes very unequal, shorter than lowermost lemma. Lemmas dorsally rounded, 3-nerved, pilose on back and margins; apex 2-lobed with a long slender awn from the sinus.

Worldwide: 1 species occurring in Zimbabwe and Zambia

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

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longipes (Stapf & C.E. Hubb.) C.E. Hubb.N,C

Other sources of information about Nematopoa:

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Flora of Zambia: Nematopoa

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Nematopoa.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=145, retrieved 26 April 2019

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