Xyris makuensis N.E.Br.

First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 8: 17 (1901)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Malawi to N. Central Mozambique (Gúruè Mountains). It is a perennial and grows primarly in the seasonally dry tropical biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Malawi, Mozambique

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mt. Mulanje, Malawi. Scripta Botanica Belgica 34: 1-199.
  • Timberlake, J.R. & Martins, E.S. (eds.) (2010). Flora Zambesiaca 13(4): 1-151. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mt. Mulanje, Malawi. Scripta Botanica Belgica 34: 1-199.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Malme in A. Engler, Botanische Jahrbücher für Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 48: 304 (1912).
  • N.E. Br. in Flora of Tropical Africa 8: 17 (1902).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
McClounie, J. [999], Malawi K000049263 No
Brass, L.J. [16517], Malawi K000049262 No
Wild, H [6179], Malawi K000049258 No
Robinson, E.A. [5329], Malawi K000049257 No
Chapman, J.D. [5961], Malawi K000049256 No
Chapman, J.D. [8041], Malawi K000049255 Yes
Chapman, J.D. [9457], Malawi K000049254 No
Purves, J.M. [83], Malawi K000049264 No
Brass, L.J. [16849], Malawi K000049266 No
Harris, T. [253], Mozambique K000613328 No
Brummitt, R.K. [9715], Malawi K000049259 No
Patel, H. [7327], Mozambique K000613589 No
Brummitt, R.K. [12325], Malawi K000049260 No
Pawek, J. [3850], Malawi K000049261 No
Last, J.T. [s.n.], Mozambique K000049267 Unknown type material Yes
Purves, J.M. [83], Malawi K000049265 No

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