Leersia friesii Melderis

We have few details about this taxon; if you can provide any information, photos or reliable records, please contact one of the site authors. Email addresses are given on the home page.

Images: None on this site.

Specimen citations: Display citations Detailed records: Display species records QDS maps by: Google Maps Point records by Google Maps

Species details: Click on each item to see an explanation of that item (Note: opens a new window)

Common names:
Status: Native
Type location:
Derivation of specific name:
Altitude range:
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): N,S
Growth form(s):
Endemic status:
Red data list status:
Insects associated with this species:
Spot characters: Display spot characters for this species

Launert, E. (1971). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(1) Pages 27 - 29. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 140.

Other sources of information about Leersia friesii:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Leersia friesii

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Leersia friesii
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Leersia friesii
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Leersia friesii
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Leersia friesii
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Leersia friesii
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Leersia friesii
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Leersia friesii
iNaturalist: Leersia friesii
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Leersia friesii
JSTOR Plant Science: Leersia friesii
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Leersia friesii
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Leersia friesii
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Leersia friesii
Plants of the World Online: Leersia friesii
Tropicos: Leersia friesii
Wikipedia: Leersia friesii

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: Leersia friesii.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=187910, retrieved 20 August 2022

Site software last modified: 10 May 2018 10:51pm
Terms of use