Hydrothauma C.E. Hubb.

Description of the genus

Inflorescence a slender spiciform panicle, sometimes reduced to a unilateral raceme with paired spikelets. Spikelets dorsally compressed. Inferior glume 1/2 length of spikelet, hyaline, truncate, the superior equalling spikelet and gibbous. Superior lemma cartilaginous with flat margins.

Worldwide: One species from Zambia and D.R. Congo.

Zambia: 1 taxon.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsProvincesContent
manicatum C.E. Hubb. [LR-lc]N,WNw,N

Other sources of information about Hydrothauma:

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Hydrothauma
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Hydrothauma
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Hydrothauma
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Hydrothauma
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Hydrothauma
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Hydrothauma

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-19

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2019). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Hydrothauma.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1997, retrieved 18 September 2019

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