Monographs Details: Abolboda sprucei Malme
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 sprucei Malme
Discussion:(fig. 63). This sepal shows two distinct zones of sclerenchyma: an adaxial one which parallels the inner face of the sepal, and an abaxial zone in the keel. Appproximately nine bundles are present. A narrow band of chlorenchyma is present on the abaxial face of the bract.