African Plant Database

Scleria tessellata Willd.
Protologue : Sp. Pl., ed. 4 [Willd.] 4: 315 (1805) 
Information on the genus : Scleria
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Scleria tessellata Willd. var. tessellata
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Scleria glandiformis Boeckeler (1858)
=Carex indica K. D. Koenig ex Willdenow (1805)
Taxon infra-specific
Scleria tessellata Willd. var. tessellata
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb; Dry; Grassland; 0-499 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 other :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:59 (2012)
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
carte afrique num 175592
Record n°175592
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