African Plant Database

Fuirena ciliaris (L.) Roxb.
Protologue : Hort. Bengal. 81 (1814)
Information on the genus : Fuirena
Basionym : Scirpus ciliaris L.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Scirpus ciliaris L. (1771)
 Fuirena ciliaris (L.) Roxb. var. ciliaris
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Fuirena angolensis (C.B. Clarke) Lye ex J. Raynal & Roessler
=Fuirena glomerata var. angolensis C.B. Clarke
=Fuirena ciliaris var. angolensis (C.B. Clarke) Podlech
=*Fuirena ciliaris var. angolensis Schinz
=Fuirena glomerata auct.
Taxon infra-specific
Fuirena ciliaris (L.) Roxb. var. ciliaris
Fuirena ciliaris var. apetala Wingf.
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb; Dry, Humid, Subarid; Dunes, Freshwater Wetland, Inselberg/Rock Face; 0-499 m, 500-999 m; distribution: Africa. Asia, Australasia/Pacific,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • HAINES, R. W. & K. A. LYE (1983). The sedges and rushes of East africa
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 371 (2005).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
carte afrique num 156789
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