Dregeochloa

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Dregeochloa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Poaceae
Genus: Dregeochloa
Conert

Dregeochloa is a genus of African plants in the grass family.[1][2]

Dregeochloa is most remarkable for the species D. pumila, the only known example of leaf succulence in the entire grass family.

Species[3][4][5]
  1. Dregeochloa calviniensis Conert - Cape Province
  2. Dregeochloa pumila (Nees) Conert - Namibia, Cape Province

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