Monographs Details: Abolboda americana (Aubl.) Malme ex Lanj.
Authority: Carlquist, Sherwin. 1960. Anatomy of Guayana Xyridaceae: Abutboda, Orectanthe and Achtyplola. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 10: 63-117.

(fig. 24). An inflorescence bract is illustrated for this species. Three veins are present. The middle one of these is embedded in a sclerenchyma band which extends between the two surfaces.