Australian New Crops Info 2016
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Schmidtia pappophoroides

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Schmidtia pappophoroides

 

This species has also been known as:

Antoschmidtia bulbosa, AntoAntoschmidtia quinqueseta, Schmidtia bulbosa, Schmidtia glabra, Schmidtia quinqueseta

 

No common names have been found

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Schmidtia pappophoroides: 59]

 

 

Popularity of Schmidtia pappophoroides over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Schmidtia pappophoroides (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Schmidtia pappophoroides as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 372]

 

15N (2), Kalahari (11), savanna (6), Africa (5), Grazing (5), Namibia (5), Grasses (4), Poaceae (4), Remote sensing (4), savannas (4), aridity (3), Browsing (3), bush encroachment (3), Bushland (3), C4 plants (3), Demography (3), Densities (3), Desertification (3), disturbance (3), Diversity (3), fire (3), isotope (3), Land degradation (3), Nemata (3), Populations (3), Rainfall (3), resilience (3), Reviews (3), <ARROW South Africa (3), Stable isotopes (3), Bawku East District (2), Belowground (2), biodiversity (2), Branching system (2), C3 plants (2), canonical correspondence analysis (2), Carbon (2), Character (2), Chloride (2), Chloridoideae (2), Cleistogamy (2), Colophospermum mopane (2), Crude protein (2), Deforestation (2), Density-dependent mortality (2), Elephant (2), Grass nutritional quality (2), grazing gradient (2), Growth form (2), Herbivory (2), Image change detection (2), Intra-specific competition (2), ITS (2), land use (2), Lemma micromorphology (2), Molecular phylogeny (2), Nitrate (2), O-ring function (2), Pappophoreae (2), Pappophoreae s.l (2), Pappophorum (2), pastoralism (2), Phosphate (2), Phosphorus (2), Plant community (2), Satellite image classification (2), Savanna shrubs (2), semi-arid rangeland (2), Soil (2), Soil carbon (2), Soil nitrogen (2), Soil property (2), Spatial ecology (2), species richness (2), Sulfate (2), Survival (2), Synapomorphies (2), Tarchonanthus camphoratus (2), Toroidal sDOWN>hift (2), Tuft mortality (2), Vascular plant (2), Acacia erioloba (1), Acacia mellifera (1), adaptation (1), Anthropogenic fires (1), Arenosols (1), Arid lands (1), basal cover (1), biological invasions (1), biological soil crusts (1), Botswana (1), Bray–Curtis dissimilarity (1), Bush thickening (1), Bushveld (1), canoco program (1), canopy cover (1), carbon balance (1), climate change (1), Climatic variability (1), clonal plants (1), Combretaceae (1), communal (1), Contingency table (1), cover and density data (1), cross-scale interactions (1)…..

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

timber (40.27), ornamental (22.53), fuelwood (8.83), forage (5.31), poison (2.80), medicinal (2.40), weed (2.13), fruit (1.42), grain legume (0.88), oilseed/fat (0.86)…..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Recent mentions of this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]

 

Dougill AJ, Akanyang L, Perkins JS, Eckardt FD, Stringer LC, Favretto N, Atlhopheng J and Mulale K (2016) Land use, rangeland degradation and ecological changes in the southern Kalahari, Botswana. African Journal of Ecology 54, 59-67. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aje.12265

Favretto N, Stringer LC, Dougill AJ, Dallimer M, Perkins JS, Reed MS, Atlhopheng JR and Mulale K (2016) Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis to identify dryland ecosystem service trade-offs under different rangeland land uses. Ecosystem Services 17, 142-51. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2212041615300693

Harmse CJ, Kellner K and Dreber N (2016) Restoring productive rangelands: A comparative assessment of selective and non-selective chemical bush control in a semi-arid Kalahari savanna. Journal of Arid Environments 135, 39-49. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196316301434

Haussmann NS, Kalwij JM and Bezuidenhout S (2016) Some ecological side-effects of chemical and physical bush clearing in a southern African rangeland ecosystem. South African Journal of Botany 102, 234-9. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S025462991500352X

Mudongo EI, Fusi T, Fynn RWS and Bonyongo MC (2016) The Role of Cattle Grazing Management on Perennial Grass and Woody Vegetation Cover in Semiarid Rangelands: Insights From Two Case Studies in the Botswana Kalahari. Rangelands 38, 285-91. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0190052816300475

Baskin CC and Baskin JM (2014) Chapter 9 - A Geographical Perspective on Germination Ecology: Tropical and Subtropical Zones. In ‘Seeds (Second Edition)’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 375-590. (Academic Press: San Diego). //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780124166776000093

Hensman MC, Owen-Smith N, Parrini F and Bonyongo CM (2014) Resource use and the nutritional status of sable antelope in the Okavango Delta region of northern Botswana. African Journal of Ecology 52, 265-73. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/aje.12113

D.L.C P (2012) Soil-living nematodes of a savanna community in Botswana: A preliminary report. Journal of Arid Environments 76, 142-6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196311002412

Joubert DF, Smit GN and Hoffman MT (2012) The role of fire in preventing transitions from a grass dominated state to a bush thickened state in arid savannas. Journal of Arid Environments 87, 1-7. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196312001814

Miller GR, Cable JM, McDonald AK, Bond B, Franz TE, Wang L, Gou S, Tyler AP, Zou CB and Scott RL (2012) Understanding ecohydrological connectivity in savannas: a system dynamics modelling approach. Ecohydrology 5, 200-20. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eco.245

Procter DLC (2012) Soil-living nematodes of a savanna community in Botswana: A preliminary report. Journal of Arid Environments 76, 142-6. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196311002412

Yiran GAB, Kusimi JM and Kufogbe SK (2012) A synthesis of remote sensing and local knowledge approaches in land degradation assessment in the Bawku East District, Ghana. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 14, 204-13. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0303243411001395

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Schmidtia pappophoroides: 59; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

D.L.C P (2012) Soil-living nematodes of a savanna community in Botswana: A preliminary report. Journal of Arid Environments 76, 142-146. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196311002412

Miller GR, Cable JM, McDonald AK, Bond B, Franz TE, Wang L, Gou S, Tyler AP, Zou CB and Scott RL (2012) Understanding ecohydrological connectivity in savannas: a system dynamics modelling approach. Ecohydrology 5, 200-220. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eco.245

Procter DLC (2012) Soil-living nematodes of a savanna community in Botswana: A preliminary report. Journal of Arid Environments 76, 142-146. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196311002412

Yiran GAB, Kusimi JM and Kufogbe SK (2012) A synthesis of remote sensing and local knowledge approaches in land degradation assessment in the Bawku East District, Ghana. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 14, 204-213. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0303243411001395

Aarrestad PA, Masunga GS, Hytteborn H, Pitlagano ML, Marokane W and Skarpe C (2011) Influence of soil, tree cover and large herbivores on field layer vegetation along a savanna landscape gradient in northern Botswana. Journal of Arid Environments 75, 290-297. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196310002909

Buitenwerf R, Swemmer AM and Peel MJS (2011) Long-term dynamics of herbaceous vegetation structure and composition in two African savanna reserves. Journal of Applied Ecology 48, 238-246. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2664.2010.01895.x

Poilecot P and Gaidet N (2011) A quantitative study of the grass and woody layers of a Mopane (Colophospermum mopane) savannah in the mid-Zambezi Valley, Zimbabwe. African Journal of Ecology 49, 150-164. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2028.2010.01241.x

Reutemann AG, Tivano JC, Lucero LE, Vegetti AC and Giussani LM (2011) Phylogenetic relationships within Pappophoreae s.l. (Poaceae: Chloridoideae): Additional evidence based on ITS and trnL-F sequence data. South African Journal of Botany 77, 693-702. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S025462991100024X

Schleicher J, Wiegand K and Ward D (2011) Changes of woody plant interaction and spatial distribution between rocky and sandy soil areas in a semi-arid savanna, South Africa. Journal of Arid Environments 75, 270-278. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196310002697

Smit IPJ (2011) Resources driving landscape-scale distribution patterns of grazers in an African savanna. Ecography 34, 67-74. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-0587.2010.06029.x

Wang L and Macko SA (2011) Constrained preferences in nitrogen uptake across plant species and environments. Plant, Cell & Environment 34, 525-534. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-3040.2010.02260.x

Liu Q, Zhang DX and Peterson PM (2010) Lemma micromorphological characters in the Chloridoideae (Poaceae) optimized on a molecular phylogeny. South African Journal of Botany 76, 196-209. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0254629909003147

Mbatha KR and Ward D (2010) The effects of grazing, fire, nitrogen and water availability on nutritional quality of grass in semi-arid savanna, South Africa. Journal of Arid Environments 74, 1294-1301. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196310001825

Mlambo D and Mwenje E (2010) Influence of Colophospermum mopane canopy cover on litter decomposition and nutrient dynamics in a semi-arid African savannah. African Journal of Ecology 48, 1021-1029. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2028.2010.01208.x

Simelane TS (2010) Impacts of traditional land uses on biodiversity outside conservation areas: effects on dung beetle communities of Vaalbos National Park. African Journal of Ecology 48, 490-501. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2028.2009.01138.x

Tivano JC and Vegetti AC (2010) Growth forms in Pappophoreae (Poaceae). Flora - Morphology, Distribution, Functional Ecology of Plants 205, 291-301. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0367253009001364

Wang L, D’Odorico P, Ries L and Macko SA (2010) Patterns and implications of plant-soil δ13C and δ15N values in African savanna ecosystems. Quaternary Research 73, 77-83. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0033589408001385

Zimmermann J, Higgins SI, Grimm V, Hoffmann J and Linstädter A (2010) Grass mortality in semi-arid savanna: The role of fire, competition and self-shading. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics 12, 1-8. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1433831909000407

Craine JM, Ballantyne F, Peel M, Zambatis N, Morrow C and Stock WD (2009) Grazing and landscape controls on nitrogen availability across 330 South African savanna sites. Austral Ecology 34, 731-740. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1442-9993.2009.01978.x

Iponga DM, Milton SJ and Richardson DM (2009) Reproductive potential and seedling establishment of the invasive alien tree Schinus molle (Anacardiaceae) in South Africa. Austral Ecology 34, 678-687. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1442-9993.2009.01975.x

Wang L, D’Odorico P, Okin GS and Macko SA (2009) Isotope composition and anion chemistry of soil profiles along the Kalahari Transect. Journal of Arid Environments 73, 480-486. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196308003522

Wang L, Okin GS, Caylor KK and Macko SA (2009) Spatial heterogeneity and sources of soil carbon in southern African savannas. Geoderma 149, 402-408. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0016706108003856

Wang L, Okin GS and Macko SA (2009) Satellite prediction of soil δ13C distributions in a southern African savanna. Journal of Geochemical Exploration 102, 137-141. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0375674208001076

Wang L, Okin GS and Macko SA (2009) Satellite prediction of soil δ13C distributions in a southern African savanna. Journal of Geochemical Exploration 102, 137-141. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0375674208001076

Heinl M, Sliva J, Tacheba B and Murray-Hudson M (2008) The relevance of fire frequency for the floodplain vegetation of the Okavango Delta, Botswana. African Journal of Ecology 46, 350-358. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2028.2007.00847.x

Joubert DF, Rothauge A and Smit GN (2008) A conceptual model of vegetation dynamics in the semiarid Highland savanna of Namibia, with particular reference to bush thickening by Acacia mellifera. Journal of Arid Environments 72, 2201-2210. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196308001900

Klintenberg P and Verlinden A (2008) Water points and their influence on grazing resources in central northern Namibia. Land Degradation & Development 19, 1-20. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ldr.809

Treydte AC, Looringh van Beeck FA, Ludwig F and Heitkönig IMA (2008) Improved quality of beneath-canopy grass in South African savannas: Local and seasonal variation. Journal of Vegetation Science 19, 663-670. http://dx.doi.org/10.3170/2008-8-18435

Zimmermann J, Higgins SI, Grimm V, Hoffmann J, Münkemüller T and Linstädter A (2008) Recruitment filters in a perennial grassland: the interactive roles of fire, competitors, moisture and seed availability. Journal of Ecology 96, 1033-1044. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2745.2008.01409.x

Fortune PM, Schierenbeck KA, Ainouche AK, Jacquemin J, Wendel JF and Ainouche ML (2007) Evolutionary dynamics of Waxy and the origin of hexaploid Spartina species (Poaceae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 43, 1040-1055. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1055790306004751

Strohbach BJ and Petersen A (2007) Vegetation of the central Kavango woodlands in Namibia: An example from the Mile 46 Livestock Development Centre. South African Journal of Botany 73, 391-401. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S025462990700213X

Verlinden A and Kruger AS (2007) Changing grazing systems in central north Namibia. Land Degradation & Development 18, 179-197. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ldr.769

Hartnett DC, Setshogo MP and Dalgleish HJ (2006) Bud banks of perennial savanna grasses in Botswana. African Journal of Ecology 44, 256-263. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2028.2006.00646.x

Hipondoka MHT and Versfeld WD (2006) Root system of Terminalia sericea shrubs across rainfall gradient in a semi-arid environment of Etosha National Park, Namibia. Ecological Indicators 6, 516-524. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1470160X05000580

Knoop M-C and Owen-Smith N (2006) Foraging ecology of roan antelope: key resources during critical periods. African Journal of Ecology 44, 228-236. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2028.2006.00637.x

Smet M and Ward D (2006) Soil quality gradients around water-points under different management systems in a semi-arid savanna, South Africa. Journal of Arid Environments 64, 251-269. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196305001254

Getzin S (2005) The suitability of the degradation gradient method in arid Namibia. African Journal of Ecology 43, 340-351. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2028.2005.00589.x

Sheuyange A, Oba G and Weladji RB (2005) Effects of anthropogenic fire history on savanna vegetation in northeastern Namibia. Journal of Environmental Management 75, 189-198. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301479705000058

Burke A (2004) From plains to inselbergs: species in special habitats as indicators for climate change? Journal of Biogeography 31, 831-841. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2699.2003.00984.x

Dougill AJ and Thomas AD (2004) Kalahari sand soils: spatial heterogeneity, biological soil crusts and land degradation. Land Degradation & Development 15, 233-242. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ldr.611

Hartnett DC, Potgieter AF and Wilson GWT (2004) Fire effects on mycorrhizal symbiosis and root system architecture in southern African savanna grasses. African Journal of Ecology 42, 328-337. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2028.2004.00533.x

Tews J, Schurr F and Jeltsch F (2004) Seed dispersal by cattle may cause shrub encroachment of Grewia flava on southern Kalahari rangelands. Applied Vegetation Science 7, 89-102. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1654-109X.2004.tb00599.x

Veenendaal EM, Kolle O and Lloyd J (2004) Seasonal variation in energy fluxes and carbon dioxide exchange for a broad-leaved semi-arid savanna (Mopane woodland) in Southern Africa. Global Change Biology 10, 318-328. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2486.2003.00699.x

Kennedy AD, Biggs H and Zambatis N (2003) Relationship between grass species richness and ecosystem stability in Kruger National Park, South Africa. African Journal of Ecology 41, 131-140. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2028.2003.00391.x

Makhabu SW, Marotsi B and Perkins J (2002) Vegetation gradients around artificial water points in the Central Kalahari Game Reserve of Botswana. African Journal of Ecology 40, 103-109. http://dx.doi.org/10.1046/j.1365-2028.2002.00306.x

Skarpe C (2000) Desertification, no-change or alternative states: Can we trust simple models on livestock impact in dry rangelands? Applied Vegetation Science 3, 261-268. http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/1479005

Harrison YA and Shackleton CM (1999) Resilience of South African communal grazing lands after the removal of high grazing pressure. Land Degradation & Development 10, 225-239. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/(SICI)1099-145X(199905/06)10:3<225::AID-LDR337>3.0.CO;2-T

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Aarrestad PA, Masunga GS, Hytteborn H, Pitlagano ML, Marokane W and Skarpe C Influence of soil, tree cover and large herbivores on field layer vegetation along a savanna landscape gradient in northern Botswana. Journal of Arid Environments 75, 290-297. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196310002909

Joubert DF, Smit GN and Hoffman MT The role of fire in preventing transitions from a grass dominated state to a bush thickened state in arid savannas. Journal of Arid Environments 87, 1-7. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196312001814

Liu Q, Zhang DX and Peterson PM Lemma micromorphological characters in the Chloridoideae (Poaceae) optimized on a molecular phylogeny. South African Journal of Botany 76, 196-209. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0254629909003147

Mbatha KR and Ward D The effects of grazing, fire, nitrogen and water availability on nutritional quality of grass in semi-arid savanna, South Africa. Journal of Arid Environments 74, 1294-1301. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196310001825

Procter DLC Soil-living nematodes of a savanna community in Botswana: A preliminary report. Journal of Arid Environments 76, 142-146. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196311002412

Reutemann AG, Tivano JC, Lucero LE, Vegetti AC and Giussani LM Phylogenetic relationships within Pappophoreae s.l. (Poaceae: Chloridoideae): Additional evidence based on ITS and trnL-F sequence data. South African Journal of Botany 77, 693-702. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S025462991100024X

Schleicher J, Wiegand K and Ward D Changes of woody plant interaction and spatial distribution between rocky and sandy soil areas in a semi-arid savanna, South Africa. Journal of Arid Environments 75, 270-278. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196310002697

Tivano JC and Vegetti AC Growth forms in Pappophoreae (Poaceae). Flora - Morphology, Distribution, Functional Ecology of Plants 205, 291-301. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0367253009001364

Wang L, D’Odorico P, Okin GS and Macko SA Isotope composition and anion chemistry of soil profiles along the Kalahari Transect. Journal of Arid Environments 73, 480-486. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196308003522

Wang L, D’Odorico P, Ries L and Macko SA Patterns and implications of plant-soil δ13C and δ15N values in African savanna ecosystems. Quaternary Research 73, 77-83. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0033589408001385

Yiran GAB, Kusimi JM and Kufogbe SK A synthesis of remote sensing and local knowledge approaches in land degradation assessment in the Bawku East District, Ghana. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 14, 204-213. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0303243411001395

Zimmermann J, Higgins SI, Grimm V, Hoffmann J and LinstÄdter A Grass mortality in semi-arid savanna: The role of fire, competition and self-shading. Perspectives in Plant Ecology, Evolution and Systematics 12, 1-8. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1433831909000407

 


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