Monographs Details: Scleria interrupta Rich.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1965. The Botany of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 12 (3): 1-285.
Family:Cyperaceae
Scientific Name:Scleria interrupta Rich.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Savannas and pinelands. West Indies to Central America, Venezuela and Brazil. VENEZUELA. Lara: Sabanas de Cujicito, 300-150 m, Saer 443.

Discussion:Hypoporum interruptum Nees, Linnaea 9: 303. 1834. Based on Scleria interrupta Rich. Hypoporum distans Nees in Mart., Fl. Bras. 2(1): 171 (in note). 1842 (fide Clarke, Symb. Ant. 2: 139. 1900). Scleria hirtella var. )3 Boeck. Linnaea 38: 440. 1874. Scleria distans var. interrupta Kukenth. Eepert. Sp. Nov. 23: 214. 1926. Based on Scleria interrupta Rich.
Distribution:Venezuela South America| Brazil South America|