Afrotrilepis pilosa (Boeckeler) J.Raynal

This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & W. Central Tropical Africa.

[FWTA]

Cyperaceae, Miss S. S. Hooper. Flora of West Tropical Africa 3:2. 1972

Morphology General Habit
Stout perennial
Vegetative Multiplication Rhizomes
Often with an erect or ascending trunk-like rhizome covered with the remains of old leaves, or with roots
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Golden-green to brown chestnut spikelets in clusters on long or short peduncles
Ecology
On granite outcrops rooting among rocks, or as a mat on the rock-slab surface.

Native to:

Benin, Burkina, Cameroon, Central African Repu, Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo

Afrotrilepis pilosa (Boeckeler) J.Raynal appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jul 1, 1977 Ern, H. [807], Togo K000211760 No
Jul 1, 1969 Scott Elliot, G.F. [5644], Sierra Leone K000363549 Yes
Jul 1, 1969 Barter [1560], Nigeria K000363548 Yes
Jul 1, 1969 Thomas, N.W. [1741], Sierra Leone K000211746 No
Jul 1, 1969 Adams, C.D. [683], Ghana K000211755 No
Jul 1, 1969 Baldwin, J.T. [7056], Liberia K000211751 No
Jul 1, 1969 Onochie, C.F.A. [34689], Nigeria K000211763 No
Jul 1, 1969 Deighton, F.C. [1966], Sierra Leone K000211744 No
Jul 1, 1969 Ditephum, I.v.a.n. [116], Nigeria K000211765 No
Jul 1, 1969 Baldwin, J.T. [9147], Liberia K000211750 No
Jul 1, 1969 Keay, R.W.J. [22877], Nigeria K000211762 No
Jul 1, 1969 Rose Innes, R. [30565], Ghana K000211754 No
Jul 1, 1969 Chevalier, A. [23528], Benin K000211761 No
Jul 1, 1969 Lely, H.V. [197], Nigeria K000211764 No
Jul 1, 1969 Boughey, A.S. [13066], Ghana K000211757 No
Jul 1, 1969 Boughey, A.S. [14687], Côte d'Ivoire K000211721 No
Jan 1, 1966 Morton, J.K. [3574], Sierra Leone K000211745 No
Jun 4, 1962 Leeuwenberg, A.J.M. [4327], Burkina Faso K000211663 No
Morton, J.K. [3581], Sierra Leone K000211748 No
Richards, P.W. [7314], Sierra Leone K000211749 No
Hakki, M. [981], Togo K000211759 No
Bonardi, D. [143], Côte d'Ivoire K000211722 No
Adam, J.G. [21385], Liberia K000211752 No
Hall, J.B. [271], Ghana K000211756 No
Lock, J.M. [50], Togo K000211758 No
Scholz [305], Burkina Faso K000211664 Yes
Aké Assi, L. [8745], Côte d'Ivoire K000211720 No
Deighton, F.C. [3221], Sierra Leone K000211747 No
Haines [223], Nigeria K000211766 No
Adam, J.G. [25544], Liberia K000211753 No

First published in Adansonia, n.s., 3: 258 (1963)

Accepted by

  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 2(2): 1-94. ORSTOM, Bangui.
  • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.
  • Cabezas, F., Aedo, C. & Velayos, M. (2004). Checklist of the Cyperaceae of Equatorial Guinea (Annobón, Bioko, Río Muni) Belgian Journal of Botany 137: 3-26.
  • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Lye, K.A. & Thery, P. (2012). Flore du Gabon 44: 1-230. Muséum National D'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.
  • Velayos, M., Aedo, C., Cabezas, F., de la Estrella, M., Barberá, P. & Fero, M. (eds.) (2014). Flora de Guinea Ecuatorial 11: 1-416. Consejo superior de investigaciones científicas, Real jardín botánico, Madrid.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • in Adansonia, sér. 2, 3: 258 (1963)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 2(2): 1-94. ORSTOM, Bangui.
  • Brunel, J.F., Hiepo, P. & Scholz, H. (eds.) (1984). Flore Analytique du Togo Phanérogames: 1-751. GTZ, Eschborn.
  • Cabezas, F., Aedo, C. & Velayos, M. (2004). Checklist of the Cyperaceae of Equatorial Guinea (Annobón, Bioko, Río Muni) Belgian Journal of Botany 137: 3-26.
  • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
  • Sosef, M.S.M. & al. (2006). Check-list des plantes vasculaires du Gabon Scripta Botanica Belgica 35: 1-438.

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