Monographs Details: Abolboda acaulis Maguire
Authority: Carlquist, Sherwin. 1960. Anatomy of Guayana Xyridaceae: Abutboda, Orectanthe and Achtyplola. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 10: 63-117.
Family:Xyridaceae
Scientific Name:Abolboda acaulis Maguire
Discussion:Because of the subsessile nature of the inflorescence in this species, bracts might best be regarded as inflorescence bracts. Such bracts have three veins in a non-photosynthetic parenchyma. Sclerenchyma is absent.