African Plant Database

Xyris capnoides Malme
Protologue : Ark. Bot. 24: A. No. 5, p. 4 (1932)
Information on the genus : Xyris
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with a bulbous base; leaves weakly developed at anthesis
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Ecology : In grass; dambos; c. 1400 m alt. (Zambia).
  A single collection known from Zambia, mixed with X. erubescens.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 21
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carte afrique num 42931
Record n°42931
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