Monographs Details: Xyris decussata Gleason
Authority: Maguire, Bassett & Wurdack, John J. 1964. The botany of the Guayana Highland--Part V. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 10: 1-278.
Family:Xyridaceae
Scientific Name:Xyris decussata Gleason
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Known only from Mt. Roraima, Ilu-tepui, Ptari-tepui, and the Chimanta Massif, all of the Gran Sabana, Bolivar, Venezuela.Additional specimens. Roraima: Steyermark 58806; Chimanta: Steyermark 75757, Steyermark & Wurdack 347, 487, Wurdack 34307; Ptari-tepui: Steyermark 59683; Ilu-tepui: Maguire 33408.

Discussion:

Type: Summit Mt. Roraima, Bolivar, Venezuela, Tate 427 (NY).

Distribution:Venezuela South America| Bolivia South America|