African Plant Database

Isolepis costata Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Information on the genus : Isolepis
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Scirpus costatus (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Boeckeler (1869)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Isolepis setacea var. abyssinica Boeckeler (1858)
=Scirpus macer Boeckeler (1884)
=Scirpus costatus var. macer (Boeckeler) Cherm. (1927)
=Scirpus multicostatus Baker (1883)
=Isolepis costata var. macra (Boeckeler) B.L. Burtt (1986)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Helophyte, Cyperoid- Ht 0.1 - 0.65 m. Alt: 230 - 5540 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; Montane, Subhumid; Forest, Freshwater Wetland, Woodland; 1000-1499 m, 1500-1999 m, 2000-2499 m; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Kew Bull. 57: 316 (2002)
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