⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-272785, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Xyris subaristata Malme.
The record derives from WCSP which reports it as a synonym (record 272785) with original publication details: Botanist S. Afr. 499 1946.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:871530-1.