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Genus: Elegia

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Monocotyledons > Order: Poales > Family: Restionaceae

Fifty species, endemic to southern Africa (Northern Cape, Western Cape and Eastern Cape).

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of Southern Africa - an Online Checklist (SANBI).

Elegia acockii


Elegia aggregata

[= Dovea aggregata, Chondropetalum aggregatum]

Elegia altigena


Elegia amoena


Elegia asperiflora


Elegia atratiflora


Elegia caespitosa


Elegia capensis

Elegia coleura


Elegia cuspidata

Elegia decipiens


Elegia deusta


Elegia dregeana


Elegia ebracteata

[= Dovea ebracteata]


Elegia elephantina


Elegia equisetacea


Elegia esterhuyseniae


Elegia extensa


Elegia fastigiata


Elegia fenestrata


Elegia filacea

Elegia fistulosa


Elegia fucata


Elegia galpinii


Elegia grandis


Elegia grandispicata


Elegia hutchinsonii


Elegia intermedia


Elegia juncea


Elegia macrocarpa

[= Dovea macrocarpa]


Elegia marlothii

[= Dovea marlothii]


Elegia microcarpa

[= Dovea microcarpa, Dovea rigens]


Elegia mucronata

[= Dovea mucronata]


Elegia muirii


Elegia neesii


Elegia nuda

[= Dovea nuda]


Elegia persistens

Elegia prominens


Elegia racemosa

[= Dovea racemosa]

Elegia recta

[= Dovea recta]


Elegia rigida


Elegia spathacea

Elegia squamosa


Elegia stipularis

Elegia stokoei


Elegia tectorum

[= Dovea tectorum, Chondropetalum tectorum]

Elegia thyrsifera


Elegia thyrsoidea

[= Dovea thyrsoidea]

Elegia vaginulata


Elegia verreauxii



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