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Xyridaceae

Xyris L.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 7 December 2019

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  1. Xyris complanata R.Br., Prodr. (1810) 256; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 192; --Royen, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1953) 369. Sri Lanka, India, China, Thailand, Indochina, throughout Malesia, Australia. LUZON.
  2. Xyris indica L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 42; --Royen, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1953) 373; --B.Hansen, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 9 (1982) 572. China, Sri Lanka, India, Myanmar, Thailand, throughout Malesia to Australia.
  3. Xyris pauciflora Willd., Phytogr. (1794) 2; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 192; EPFP 1 (1922) 192; --Royen, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1953) 371. Sri Lanka, India, Myanmar, Thailand, Indochina, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, throughout Malesia to Australia.

Possibly present:

  1. Xyris capensis Thunb., Prodr. Pl. Cap. (1794) 12; --Hansen, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 9 (1982) 573. --Xyris capensis var. schoenoides (Mart.) Nilsson, Öfvers. Kongl. Vetensk.-Akad. Förh. 24(14) (1892) 41; --Royen, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1953) 374; --Xyris schoenoides Mart., Pl. Asiat. Rar. 3 (1832) 30. America, Africa, India, Thailand, Indochina, China, throughout Malesia, ?Philippines.

Literature

Hansen, B. 1982. Addenda & Corridenda. Flora Malesiana series 1, 9: 571-573

Royen, P van. 1953. Xyridaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 4: 367-376

Pelser, P.B., J.F. Barcelona & D.L. Nickrent (eds.). 2011 onwards. Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines. www.philippineplants.org

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Last updated 19 September 2020