African Plant Database

Xyris mentiens Lock
Protologue : Kew Bull. 57(2): 448 (2002)
Information on the genus : Xyris
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb; leaves 8-14x0,2-0,3 cm, distichous; lamina smooth, glabrous
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Ecology : Large area of seasonally inundated grassland with scattered Kotschya bullockii on grey sandy-loamy soil; 1675 m alt.
  Only known from 2 collections (2000) from the same site.
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carte afrique num 43003
Record n°43003
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