Homozeugos Stapf

Cope, T.A. (2002) Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(4)

Description of the genus

Inflorescence of 1–several digitate racemes; racemes fragile, villous, with linear internodes. Spikelets alike, paired, one sessile, one pedicelled, terete, the callus acutely conical to pungent and obliquely attached to the internode. Inferior glume coriaceous, convex, obtuse at the apex. Inferior floret reduced to a hyaline lemma. Superior lemma linear, bidentate, with a puberulous or hirtellous awn.

Worldwide: Five species in Central Africa.

Zambia: 2 taxa.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsProvincesContent
eylesii C.E. Hubb. N,W
katakton Clayton B

Other sources of information about Homozeugos:

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Flora of Malawi: Homozeugos

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Homozeugos.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1995, retrieved 28 February 2020

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