African Plant Database

Bulbostylis barbata (Rottb.) C.B. Clarke
Protologue : Fl. Brit. Ind. 6(19): 651 (1893)
Information on the genus : Bulbostylis
Basionym : Scirpus barbatus Rottb.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Isolepis barbata (Rottb.) R. Br. (1810)
 Scirpus barbatus Rottb. (1772)
 Fimbristylis barbata (Rottb.) Benth.
 Bulbostylis barbata (Rottb.) C.B. Clarke subsp. barbata
 Iria barbata (Rottb.) Kuntze
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Isolepis willdenowii Kunth (1837)
=Abildgaardia willdenowii (Kunth) Lye (1982)
=Abildgaardia wallichiana (Roem. & Schult.) Lye
=Bulbostylis wallichiana (Roem. & Schult.) Beetle
=Isolepis wallichiana Roem. & Schult.
=Isolepis foenicularis Schrad. (1869)
=Isolepis subtristachya Hochst. (1869)
=Isolepis willdenowii Steud.
Taxon infra-specific
Bulbostylis barbata (Rottb.) C.B. Clarke subsp. barbata
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb, Cyperoid, Mesophyte- Ht 0.05 - 0.25 m. Alt: ? - 400 m. Distribution: SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Mascarenes, Africa,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:41 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Hutchinson, J. & J.M. Dalziel (1972). Flora of West Tropical Africa: Second Edition 3[2]: 316
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Record n°37046 modified 2009-02-10
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