African Plant Database


Mariscus absconditicoronatus (Bauters, Reynders & Goetgh.) J.-P. Lebrun & Stork
Family : CYPERACEAE
Protologue : Candollea 74(2): 147 (2019) 
Information on the genus : Mariscus
Basionym : Cyperus absconditicoronatus Bauters, Reynders & Goetgh.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyperus absconditicoronatus Bauters, Reynders & Goetgh. (2010)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb; rhizome 6-9 mm Ø with conspicuous red-brown scales that split crown-like as rhizome thickens; culms 0,55-1 m tall, c. 2 mm Ø, triangular, ciliated on ribs, scabrous; leaves all basal, 4 to 8, lowest ones reduced to their sheath (to 13 cm,
Ecology : River falls; miambo woodland; 1200 m alt. (Angola).
 
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Record n°234821 created 2016-03-10 - modified 2020-04-15
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