African Plant Database

Kyllingiella ugandensis R.W. Haines & Lye
Protologue : Bot. Not. 131(1): 177 (1978)
Information on the genus : Kyllingiella
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus acholiensis Larridon
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb; culm(s) arising from a short erect rhizome 1 mm Ø; culm 8-16 cm long, 0,2-0,5 mm Ø, 3-angular, glabrous, base slightly swollen and covered in old leaf sheaths; these glabrous 0,8-1,2 cm long; blades 3-7, 4-15 cm long, 0,1-0,15 cm wide, gla
Ecology : Ecology not recorded but probably dry grassland; 1200 m alt.
  Closely related to K. microcephala.
  ? Known only from the type collected in 1963.
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