African Plant Database


Xyris densa Malme
Family : XYRIDACEAE
Protologue : Ark. Bot. 22: A. No. 4, 9 (1928)
Information on the genus : Xyris
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial caespitose herb 30 cm tall with old brown sheaths at base
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Ecology : Swamp with Sphagnum, Xyris; periodically flooded savannas; pool sides; Rhynchosporetum on humid humus-bearing sand.
  Similar to X. capillaris; they may represent the same taxon (Lock, Fl. Zambes., l.c.).
 
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 42935
 
Record n°42935
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