African Plant Database

Xyris anceps Lam.
Protologue : Tabl. Encycl. 1: 132 (1791)
Information on the genus : Xyris
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Xyris anceps Lam. var. anceps
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Xyris thompsonii Rendle (1899)
=Xyris platicaulis Poir. (1808)
=Xyris insularis Steud. (1855)
=Xyris humilis Kunth (1843)
=Xyris nitida Willd. ex A. Dietr.
=Xyris platycaulis Poir.
=Xyris compressa Willd. ex A. Dietr.
Taxon infra-specific
Xyris anceps Lam. var. anceps
Xyris anceps var. minima (Steud.) Lock (1998)
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb; Humid; Freshwater Wetland, Saline Wetland, Inselberg/Rock Face, Dunes, Anthropic; 0-499 m, 500-999 m; distribution: Comoros, Africa,
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
carte afrique num 177363
Record n°177363
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