African Plant Database

Fimbristylis ferruginea (L.) Vahl subsp. ferruginea
Information on the genus : Fimbristylis
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Scirpus ferrugineus L. (1753)
 Fimbristylis ferruginea (L.) Vahl (1805)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Fimbristylis tristachya R. Br.
=Fimbristylis ferruginea var. graminea Ridl. (1884)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : With lower leaf sheaths shiny brown and leathery, leaf blades < 10 cm long, spikelets acute, nutlet 1-1,4 mm long
Ecology : In coastal areas.
  Widespread in the tropics.
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Record n°223166 created 2010-11-29
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