African Plant Database

Bulbostylis oritrephes (Ridl.) C.B. Clarke
Protologue : Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 4(1): 54. 1894
Information on the genus : Bulbostylis
Basionym : Fimbristylis oritrephes Ridl.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Abildgaardia oritrephes (Ridl.) Lye
 Fimbristylis oritrephes Ridl. (1884)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Bulbostylis trichobasis auct. sensu C.B.Clarke (1902) p.p., non (Baker) C.B.Clarke
=Bulbostylis trichobasis var. caespitosa (Peter) Kük.
=Bulbostylis caespitosa Peter (1936)
=Bulbostylis trichobasis var. leptocaulis C.B. Clarke
=Bulbostylis trichobasis var. uniseriata C.B. Clarke
=Abildgaardia oritrephes var. major Meneses
=Ficinia atrostachya H. Pfeiff.
Taxon infra-specific
Bulbostylis oritrephes subsp. australis B.L. Burtt
Bulbostylis oritrephes subsp. oritrephes
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Cyperoid, Mesophyte- Ht 0.05 - 0.45 m. Alt: 200 - 2200 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Hutchinson, J. & J.M. Dalziel (1972). Flora of West Tropical Africa: Second Edition 3[2]: 317
  • Strelitzia 2: 33,35 (1995).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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