African Plant Database

Isolepis ruwenzoriensis R.W. Haines & Lye
Protologue : Bot. Not. 127(4): 524 (1974)
Information on the genus : Isolepis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tufted annual or short-lived perennial herb; rhizome 0,5-1,5 cm x 0,5-0,7 mm, ascending, white; culms 2,8-5 cm tall, 0,3-0,5 mm Ø; leaf sheath 1-1,6 cm x 0,4-0,7 mm, brown; blade 2,7-4,2 cm long, 0,5-0,6 mm wide; inflorescence pseudolateral; spikelets 1-2
Ecology : Bog; 3850 m alt.
  Closely related to I. setacea.
  Only known from the type collected in 1951.
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