African Plant Database

Fuirena umbellata Rottb.
Protologue : Descr. Icon. Rar. Pl. 70. t. 19. (1773)
Information on the genus : Fuirena
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Scirpus fuirena T. Koyama
=Fuirena oedipus C.B. Clarke (1906)
=Fuirena multiflora Peter (1928)
=Fuirena glomerata Lam. (1791) (1791) type only
=Fuirena hildebrandtii Boeckeler
=Fuirena mahouxii Cherm.
=Fuirena seriata C.B. Clarke (1907)
=Fuirena pentagona K. Schum. (1827)
=*Fuirena glomerata Bojer (1837)
=Fuirena thouarsiana Kunth (1837)
=Fuirena mauritiana Nees (1834)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Helophyte, Cyperoid- Ht 0.4 - 1.5 m. Alt: 5 - 1280 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN
Biol./Eco : Herb; Dry, Humid, Subarid; Freshwater Wetland, Shrubland; 0-499 m, 1000-1499 m; distribution: Mascarenes, Africa, Asia, Australasia/Pacific, New World,

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 :
  • Hutchinson, J. & J.M. Dalziel (1972). Flora of West Tropical Africa: Second Edition 3[2]: 325

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • HAINES, R. W. & K. A. LYE (1983). The sedges and rushes of East africa

Bibliography other :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:51 (2012)
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
carte afrique num 38471
Record n°38471
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