African Plant Database

Pycreus dewildeorum J. Raynal
Information on the genus : Pycreus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyperus dewildeorum (J. Raynal) Lye
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Described as close to Pycreus lanceolatus and P. mortonii, but differs from these by the longer surface cells of the nutlet; differs from P. lanceolatus, perennial, by its annual habit, open anthela, and 3 stamens; differs from P. mortonii, an annual, by its flattened beaked nutlets, longer glumes, and wider spikelets.
Ecology : Marshy grassy site; c. 400 m alt.
  Known only from the type collected in 1964 (N-most Cameroon). – Also present in Chad ?
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Record n°36283
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