African Plant Database


Xyris congensis Büttner
Family : XYRIDACEAE
Protologue : Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg 31: 71 (1890)
Information on the genus : Xyris
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Xyris umbilonis L. A. Nilsson (1892)
=Xyris bakeri L. A. Nilsson
=Xyris baronii Malme (1912)
=Xyris batokana N.E. Br. (1902)
=Xyris baumii L. A. Nilsson
=Xyris extensa Malme (1928)
=Xyris hildebrandtii L. A. Nilsson (1891)
=Xyris hildebrandtii var. angustifolia Malme
=Xyris leptophylla Malme (1912)
=Xyris nitida L. A. Nilsson non Willd. ex Dietr.
=Xyris madagascariensis Malme (1929)
=Xyris capensis Baker
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Hydrophyte, Helophyte- Ht 0.25 - 0.8 m. Alt: 10 - 1700 m. Distribution: GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; Humid, Subhumid; Freshwater Wetland; 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 8
  • (2011). Flore du Gabon. 42: 97

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1995). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Monocotyledones: Limnocharitaceae à Poaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 29
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 42893
 
Record n°42893
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