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

Other sources of information about Hubbardochloa:

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-21

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2021). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Hubbardochloa., retrieved 27 October 2021

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