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

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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longipes (Stapf & C.E. Hubb.) C.E. Hubb.CCDescription

Other sources of information about Nematopoa:

Our websites:

Flora of Zimbabwe: 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
Wikipedia: Nematopoa
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Nematopoa
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Nematopoa

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Nematopoa.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=145, retrieved 7 February 2023

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