Monographs Details: Xyris lomatophylla Mart.
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 lomatophylla Mart.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Moist sandy savannas. Upper Orinoco and Rio Negro drainages. COLOMBIA. Amazonas: Araracuara Savannas, Maguire, Maguire & Fernandez 44111, 44172; Vaupes: Cacagual Savanna, Rio Atabapo, Maguire, Wurdack & Bunting 36394. VENEZUELA. Amazonas: Esmeralda, Tate 294 (NY); Yapacana Savanna III, Maguire, Cowan & Wurdack 30476, 30477; Sabana El Venado, Caño Pimichin, Rio Guainia, Maguire, Wurdack ds Bunting 36359. BRAZIL. Alto Rio Tapajos, southern Para, Egler & Raimundo 952 (MG, US).

Discussion:Type. In campis M[artius], Arara Coara [Amazonas, Colombia].
Distribution:Colombia South America| Brazil South America|