Xyris anceps Lam.
var. anceps

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Xyris anceps var. anceps

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Xyris anceps var. anceps

Photo: Kevin Murphy

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Habitat: Grassy coastal swamps on sand.
Altitude range: 0 - 60 m
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Worldwide distribution: Along the East African coast from Kenya to KwaZulu-Natal South Africa. Also along the West African coast from Nigeria to Angola.
Mozambique distribution: Z,GI,M
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Literature:

Lock, J.M. (2010). Xyridaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(4) Pages 22 - 23.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 149. Listed in error

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Flora of Botswana: Xyris anceps var. anceps
Flora of Zambia: Xyris anceps var. anceps

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Xyris anceps
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Xyris anceps
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Xyris anceps
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Xyris anceps
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Xyris anceps
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Xyris anceps
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Xyris anceps
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Xyris anceps
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Xyris anceps
JSTOR Plant Science: Xyris anceps
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Xyris anceps
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Xyris anceps
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Xyris anceps
The Plant List (version 1.1): Xyris anceps
Tropicos: Xyris anceps


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Xyris anceps var. anceps.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=208540, retrieved 19 April 2019

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