African Plant Database

Bulbostylis pusilla (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) C.B. Clarke subsp. pusilla
Information on the genus : Bulbostylis
Basionym : Fimbristylis pusilla Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Bulbostylis moggii Schönland & Turrill (1925)
 Abildgaardia pusilla (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Lye
 Fimbristylis pusilla Hochst. ex A. Rich. (1850)
 Bulbostylis pusilla (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) C.B. Clarke
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Scirpus hochstetteri Boeckeler (1869)
=Bulbostylis melanocephala auct. non (Ridl.) C.B.Clarke
=Abildgaardia parva (Ridl.) Lye
=Bulbostylis parva (Ridl.) C.B. Clarke
=Fimbristylis parva Ridl. (1884)
=Scirpus gracillimus Boeckeler (1869)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb, Cyperoid, Mesophyte- Ht 0.03 - 0.13 m. Alt: ? - 1070 m. Distribution: NAM, KN, LP, MP, NW

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]: 318
  • Strelitzia 2: 35 (1995).
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