African Plant Database

Xyris laniceps Lock
Protologue : Kew Bull. 54(2): 323 (1999)
Information on the genus : Xyris
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb; leaves to 7x0,2 cm; lamina flat, 4,5 cm long, smooth
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Ecology : Top of waterfall in very wet white sand; 1260 m alt.
  Distinctive species known only from the (immature) type collected in 1957.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 33
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 42994
Record n°42994
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