Fuirena ochreata Nees ex Kunth

First published in Enum. Pl. 2: 184 (1837)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is SE. Kenya to S. Tropical Africa, Madagascar. It is a perennial or helophyte and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Kenya, Madagascar, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Browning, J. & al. (2020). Flora Zambesiaca 14: 1-455. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Caminho, J., Mutemba, L., Matusse, E., Osborne, J., Wursten, B., Burrows, J., Cianciullo, S., Malatesta, L. & Attorre, F. (2022). An updated checklist of Mozambique’s vascular plants. PhytoKeys 189: 61-80.
  • 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. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Hoenselaar, K., Verdcourt, B. & Beentje, H. (2010). Cyperaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-466.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Browning, J. & al. (2020). Flora Zambesiaca 14: 1-455. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Enum. Pl. 2: 184 (1837)
  • Haines & Lye, Sedges & Rushes E.Afr.: 48, fig. 53, 54 (1983)
  • K.B. 53: 200 (1998).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1979 Holst, C. [2133], Tanzania K000416820 isosyntype Yes
Jan 1, 1979 Hildebrandt, J.M. [1057], Tanzania K000416821 syntype Yes
Jan 1, 1978 Stuhlmann [s.n.], Tanzania K000416822 syntype Yes
Jan 1, 1978 Baum, H. [472], Angola K000416830 syntype Yes
Jan 1, 1978 Kirk [62], Tanzania K000416823 syntype Yes
Gossweiler, J. [2166], Angola K000416829 syntype Yes
Gossweiler, J. [2204], Angola K000416831 syntype Yes
Grey [s.n.], Madagascar K000416837 Yes

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0