African Plant Database

Fimbristylis quinquangularis (Vahl) Kunth subsp. quinquangularis
Information on the genus : Fimbristylis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Fimbristylis quinquangularis (Vahl) Kunth var. quinquangularis
 Scirpus quinquangularis Vahl (1806)
 Fimbristylis quinquangularis (Vahl) Kunth (1837)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Scirpus miliaceus L.
=*Fimbristylis miliacea (L.) Vahl (1805)
=Scirpus miliaceus Roxb.
=Scirpus tetragonus Walker
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : with short glumes (1-1,5 mm) and nutlet with epidermal cells in 4-6 vertical rows on each face.
Ecology : Pantropical

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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Record n°223114 created 2010-11-26
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