Hubbardochloa Auquier

Description of the genus

Inflorescence a delicate open panicle. Spikelets 1-flowered, fusiform, disarticulating below the floret; glumes 1-nerved, thinly membranous, longer than the floret, persistent; lemma 1-nerved, hyaline, thinner than the glumes, entire at the apex and with a long flexuous terminal awn. Caryopsis fusiform, the pericarp free.

Worldwide: One species in Central Africa.

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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gracilis Auquier N

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External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Hubbardochloa
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Hubbardochloa
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Hubbardochloa
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Hubbardochloa
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Hubbardochloa
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Hubbardochloa
JSTOR Plant Science: Hubbardochloa
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Hubbardochloa
Plants of the World Online: Hubbardochloa
Tropicos: Hubbardochloa
Wikipedia: Hubbardochloa

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: Hubbardochloa., retrieved 3 December 2023

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