African Plant Database


Luzula atlantica subsp. tibestica Quézel
Family : JUNCACEAE
Protologue : Mem. Inst. Rech. Sah. 4: 357 (1958)
Information on the genus : Luzula
 
 
Status
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Luzula tibestica (Quézel) Zahran ex Romo & Borat.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Luzula tibestica (Quézel) Zahran ex Romo & Borat.
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Luzula tibestica (Quézel) Zahran ex Romo & Borat. (2011)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Near L. atlantica typical but: basal leaves 7,1-7,9 mm wide (not 8-9,5) and 8-10 cm long (not 10-13); glomerule of flowers with only 2-4 flowers (not 2-7), outer sepals more lengthily acuminate with a black awn (not reddish-brown), capsule 1,5-1,2 mm (not 2x1,15), seed 0,6-0,7x0,6 (not 0,8-1x0,8 mm).
Ecology : Bottoms of dark gorges in seepage areas with Cystopteris fragilis, in volcanic lappiaz of crater; 3100 m alt. (see Collect. Bot. Barcelona 30: 55-56, 2011).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Afrique N. 6: 387 (1960). 
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
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Record n°41702
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