African Plant Database

Fimbristylis magnifica C.B. Clarke
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. France liv. Mem. VIII. 28 (1907) 
Information on the genus : Fimbristylis
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Fimbristylis splendida C.B. Clarke (- fide Bull. Jard. Bot. Nat Belg. 54: 83)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Fimbristylis splendida C.B. Clarke (1902)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Glabrous robust metre-long herb; leaves 50-80 cm long, 6 mm wide; inflorescence umbel decompound, c. 16 cm high, 6 cm wide, i.e. with various compound ramifications, of 600 spikes, branches erect; spikelets solitary, linear-cylindric, 6x1-1,5 mm, reddish
Ecology : Taxonomic status uncertain.
  Known only from the type, Congo, Brazzaville.
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