Monographs Details: Xyris malmeana L.B.Sm.
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 malmeana L.B.Sm.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Trinidad, Suriname (Tafelberg), northern Brazil (Amapá, Guaporé, Pará).

Discussion:

X. glabrata (Seubert) Grisebach sensu Grisebach, Fl. Brit. W. Ind. 525. 1864, non X. savannensis j8 glabrata Seubert.

Type. Open sandy soil, 2 km south of Vigia, Para, Brazil, Drouet 2136 (GH).

Distribution:Trinidad and Tobago South America| Suriname South America| Brazil South America|