Eragrostis pallens Hack.

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Records of this taxon from all countries are shown in the table below. Cases where the taxon is native, naturalised, possibly planted or definitely planted are all listed.

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Record number No of images Record date Recorder(s) Coll. Det. Conf. Herbaria Habitat Location Loc code(s) Outing code Planted code Country QDS Grid ref. FZ Div Admin prov Alt. (m) Notes Lat Long Loc Acc Code
93894017 Jun 2010S Rügheimer
S Rügheimer
MM Hochobes

Frequent in woodlands and at the edge of grasslands.Caprivi, Katima Mulilo: Kasheshe.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1724C1 0Attractive grass up to 1.7 m high. Inflorescence a dense panicle. Glumes densely stacked with no spaces in between.-17.69333324.1544445
93989013 Feb 1988GL Maggs
GL Maggs

Caprivi: Lutalo, west of Katima Mulilo - mopane woodland.0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1724C2 0Graminoid; Notes: Tall, erect, tufted, perennial grass, up to 1,5 m high when in flowr. Culm erect to slightly geniculate at base, unbranched, reed-like, terete, yellow-green, glabrous, glaucous. Leaf blade tightly rolled and tapering to a fine tip, up to 30 cem long, old leaves shrivelled and persistent at base, yellow- to dull-green, glabrous, base notched. Ligule a narrow, brown rim with sparse, short white hairs. Leaf sheath open but becoming imbricate around culm towards base, margin hyaline, fresh green, glabrous. Inflorescence a panicle, ovate in broad outline, 400 x 150 mm, secondary axis alternate but tending to be basally whorled glabrous, tertiary axis slender and undulate. Spikelets laterally flattened, ovoid. Flowers up to 5 x 1 mm, awnless. Glumes yellow to dark green, glabrous.-17.62500024.3750005
95003019 Jan 2005S Bartsch
MM Hochobes
S Kruger
ES Klaassen
D Lutombi
ES Klaassen
C Mannheimer

Okavango, Rundu District: Rundu - Divundu main road0Namibia (Caprivi Strip)1821A1 1092Graminoid; Notes: Tall, annual, blue-green grass. Leaves inrolled, tapering to a fine point. Ligule a fringed membrane. Culm nodes yellow coloured. Inflorescence a terminal, open panicle. Common, in sandy soil, in full sun.-18.00111021.0591702

Total records found: 3

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-22

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Records of: Eragrostis pallens., retrieved 11 August 2022

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