African Plant Database

Pycreus overlaetii Cherm. ex S.S. Hooper & J. Raynal
Information on the genus : Pycreus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyperus overlaetii (Cherm. ex S.S. Hooper & J. Raynal) Lye
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pycreus flavescens subsp. laevinux Lye
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Species near P. alleizettei Cherm., an annual plant from Madagascar, but with shorter, narrower spikelets (in P. alleizettei 0,8-1,6 cm x 3,5-4 mm) and shorter glumes (in P. alleizettei 2,5-3 mm long).
Ecology : Ecology not recorded
  Known only from the type collected in 1932.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
More information >> ( work in progress )
Record n°36266
Feedback about this record