Scleria melanotricha Hochst. & A.Rich.
  • Tent. Fl. Abyss.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Scleria melanotricha Hochst. & A.Rich. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000551673. Accessed on: 17 Feb 2020'

Morphology

Spike 5–20 cm. long with 5–17 sessile reflexed glomerules

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    Linear leaves

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    Slender annual up to 45 cm. high

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    Achenes obovoid, compressed, 1·25–1·75 mm. long, 1·1–1·6 mm. diam., lacunose, often with three smooth longitudinal panels

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    Ecology

    In seasonally swampy places in shallow soils.

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      Bibliography

    • 1 Cyperaceae, Miss S. S. Hooper. Flora of West Tropical Africa 3:2. 1972
    • 2 "Berhaut, Fl. Sén. ed. 2, 356 (1967)."
    • 3 E. A. Robinson in Kew Bull. 18: 501 (1966)
    • 4 "F.W.T.A., ed. 1, 2: 491, partly"
    • 5 F.T.A. 8: 495
    • 6 Tent. Fl. Abyss. 2: 511 (1851)
    • 7 Tent. Fl. Abyss.

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    Cyperaceae
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    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
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