African Plant Database

Pycreus felicis J. Raynal
Information on the genus : Pycreus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyperus felicis (J. Raynal) Lye (2011)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Semi-aquatic herb with slender straggling branched stems (on the soil) putting forth shoots and roots at nodes; leaf blades filiform; inflorescence pseudolateral with 1-2 sessile spikelets, lanceolate, 5-12x3 mm; glumes ovate, 2 mm long; stamens 3; nutlet inflated, c. 2x2 mm.
Ecology : Brook flowing out from a swamp with Sacciolepis chevalieri.
  Near P. demangei, P. waillyi.
  Known only from the type collected in 1956.
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Record n°36293
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