Taxon profile


Oropetium Trin.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Poales »  family Poaceae »  subfamily Chloridoideae

Scientific synonyms

Chaetostichium C.E. Hubb.
Lepturella Stapf

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

species Oropetium aristatum (Stapf) Pilg.
species Oropetium capense Stapf
species Oropetium minimum (Hochst.) Pilg.
species Oropetium roxburghianum (Schult.) S.M.Phillips
species Oropetium thomaeum (L.f.) Trin.
species Oropetium villosulum Stapf ex Bor

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1330907]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Oropetium Trinius, 1820]
Data retrieved on: 5 January 2020

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