African Plant Database


Xyris subtilis Lock
Family : XYRIDACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 53(4): 892 (1998)
Information on the genus : Xyris
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender perennial herb; leaves linear, flattened, rugulose, rarely scarcely so or smooth (Malawi, Zambia)
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Ecology : Seasonally wet grassland; moist sandy places; wet hillside flushes; 450-1900 m alt. –
  Widespread, inconscipuous, probably overlooked.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 18
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 42991
 
Record n°42991
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