African Plant Database

Isolepis R. Br.
Protologue : Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland. 221 (1810) 
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Genus of c. 76 species, annual or perennial herbs occurring mostly in cool tropical and temperate regions of the southern hemisphere, particularly in Africa and Australia (Muasya & al., 2001: 342). ..[see more in the book]
Ecology : Two species in our area are known only from the type gathering.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 189 (1995).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 601 (1997).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Dobignard, A. & C. Chatelain (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du Nord. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques Ville de Genève. hors-série. 1: 121

Bibliography other :
  • Garcia-Madrid A.S., A.M. Muasya & al. (2015). Towards resolving phylogenetic relationships in the Ficinia clade and description of the new genus Afroscirpoides (Cyperaceae: Cypereae) Taxon 64(4): 688-702
  • Lebrun J.P. & A. Stork (2020). Cyperaceae Trop. Afr. Flow. Plants (Ecol. Distr.) 11: 203
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see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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Record n°191693 modified 2008-12-27
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