African Plant Database

Fimbristylis ferruginea subsp. sieberiana (Kunth) Lye
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 2(4): 335 (1982)
Information on the genus : Fimbristylis
Basionym : Fimbristylis sieberiana Kunth
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Fimbristylis sieberiana Kunth (1837)
 Fimbristylis ferruginea var. sieberiana (Kunth) Boeckeler (1871)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Fimbristylis ferruginea auct.
=Fimbristylis ferruginea auct.(1)
=Fimbristylis ferruginea var. boiviniana C.B. Clarke (1895)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : With lower leaf sheaths light brown or pale, not leathery or shiny; largest leaf blades > 10 cm long, spikelets obtuse, nutlet 1,3-1,7 mm long.
Ecology : In the tropics and subtropics of the Old World
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Record n°39002 modified 2007-04-24
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