African Plant Database

Bulbostylis scrobiculata (Lye) Lye
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 28: 517 (2010)
Information on the genus : Bulbostylis
Basionym : Abildgaardia scrobiculata Lye
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Abildgaardia scrobiculata Lye (1985)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb; leaves short; inflorescence lax, a compound umbel-like structure, with pedunculate spikelets in groups; glumes 1,4-1,6 mm long; nutlets minutely pitted (scrobiculatus; drawing in Stearn, Bot. Latin, under fig. “Types of surfaces and seeds”).
Ecology : Sand pits on seasonally damp sand.
  Only known from the type collected in 1962 (Robinson 5043).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
More information >> ( work in progress )
Record n°223143 created 2010-11-26
Feedback about this record