African Plant Database

Isolepis nervosa Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Information on the genus : Isolepis
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Isolepis fluitans var. nervosa (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Lye
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Isolepis fluitans var. nervosa (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Lye
 Scirpus nervosus (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Boeckeler (1869)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Isolepis fuscescens Steud.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tufted annual herb forming dwarf tussocks; culms 0,8-1 cm tall, 0,3-0,4 mm Ø; leaf sheath 3 x 0,6 mm, green; blade 0,5-1,4 cm long, 0,3 mm wide; inflorescence pseudolateral; spikelet 1, 2,5-2,7x1,4-1,5 mm, with 8-10 glumes.
Ecology : Grassland; 3300-3900 m alt.
  Near I. sepulcralis.
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Record n°36825
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