African Plant Database


Xyris erosa Lock
Family : XYRIDACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 53(4): 885 (1998)
Information on the genus : Xyris
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual or short-lived perennial herb forming loose clumps;
  see more in the book
Ecology : Swampy seepage patch on hard alkaline soil in dry Acacia, Commiphora thicket; c. 1000 m alt.
  Only known from the type collected in 1959.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 42989
 
Record n°42989
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