Monographs Details: Xyris savanensis Miq.
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 savanensis Miq.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Widespread as a wet savanna plant, Colombia and Venezuela to Peru, southern Brazil, Paraguay, and northern Argentina. In Guayana common in savannas at low altitudes, occasionally to 1200 m.

Discussion:

Type. Suriname, Focke 1022.

Distribution:Colombia South America| Venezuela South America| Peru South America| Brazil South America| Paraguay South America| Argentina South America| Guyana South America|