Bulbostylis hispidula (Vahl) R.W.Haines
  • Sedges & Rushes E. Afr.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Bulbostylis hispidula (Vahl) R.W.Haines. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000342209. Accessed on: 25 Sep 2020'

General Information

Bulbostylis hispidula (Vahl) R.W. Haines, Sedges Rushes E. Afr. (Append. 3) 1. 1983; Scirpus hispidulus Vahl; Isolepis exilis Kunth; S. chirigota C. Wright; Fimbristylis chirigota (C. Wright) Alain.

Anuales, solitarias o cespitosas, hasta 30 cm de alto. Hojas 1/4–1/2 de la longitud de los escapos, láminas linear-filiformes, ca 0.5 mm de ancho, hírtulas o casi lisas, vaina 5-acostillada, hírtula. Escapos angulados, hírtulos, bráctea involucral inferior más larga o ligeramente más corta que la inflorescencia; espiguillas 1–pocas, lanceolado-ovoides, 5–6 mm de largo y hasta 3 mm de grueso, agudas; escamas fértiles naviculares, mucronadas, puberulentas; anteras 3, ca 0.6–0.8 mm de largo. Fruto triquetro-obovoide, ca 1.2 mm de largo, gruesamente rugoso, lustroso, café pálido.

Poco frecuente en campos arenosos, zona norcentral; 1000–1200 m; fl y fr todo el año; Kral 69007, 69397; México a Venezuela, Cuba y en los trópicos del Viejo Mundo. Ha sido erróneamente identificada como B. hirta (Thunb.) Svenson.

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    Morphology

    Annual herb, up to 300 mm tall. Style base usually falling together with style before nuts shed from spikelet. Nuts pyriform with apex shortly projecting. Glumes broadly ovate, 2.0-3.3 x 2.0-3.4 mm, deep chestnut brown or pale brown.

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    Habitat

    Bushveld, sandveld, arid lowveld, vleis, sandy soil.

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