Monographs Details: Xyris tatei Malme
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 tatei Malme
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Represented otherwise only by Tate 778 (NY) from the type locality.

Discussion:Type. Moist slopes of Savanna Hills, alt. 4400 ft, Cerro Duida, Amazonas, Venezuela, Tate 835 (holotype NY).