African Plant Database


Juncus dregeanus subsp. bachiti (Hochst. ex Steud.) Hedberg
Family : JUNCACEAE
Information on the genus : Juncus
Basionym : Juncus bachiti Hochst. ex Steud.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Juncus bachiti Hochst. ex Steud. (1855)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Juncus dregeanus auct.
=*Juncus indescriptus auct.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tufted perennial herb with short rhizome; stems erect, 10-45x0,04-0,15 cm, glabrous; leaves flat, many, near base; blade 3-25x0,1-0,5 cm; inflorescence dark-brown, terminal: a dense head of flowers usually subtended by 1-4 stalked heads, each head 0,5-1, 2 cm Ø, with 5-20 flowers; stamens 6; capsule subglobose, 2,2-2,5 mm long, brown.
Ecology : Swamps; shallow, still water at edges of streams in rain-forest; evergreen bushland; moor grassland; Loudetia arundinacea grassland with scattered trees, in seepage area; c. 1800-3800 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
 
Map
carte afrique num 41768
 
Record n°41768 modified 2012-05-07
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