African Plant Database


Cyperus rotundus L.
Family : CYPERACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 45 1: 45 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Cyperus
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyperus rotundus L. subsp. rotundus
 Chlorocyperus rotundus (L.) Palla (1900)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus tetrastachyos Desf. (1798)
=Cyperus rotundus var. platystachys C.B. Clarke (1895)
=Cyperus rotundus var. nubicus (C.B. Clarke) Kük.
=Cyperus nubicus C.B. Clarke (1902)
=Cyperus retzii Nees
=Cyperus rotundus subsp. retzii (Nees) Kük.
=Cyperus rotundus f. contractus Kük.
=Cyperus rotundus var. alpinus Chiov.
=Cyperus comosus Sibth. & Sm.
=Cyperus rotundus var. comosus (Sibth. & Sm.) Batt. & Trab. (1884)
=Cyperus rotundus var. tetrastachyos (Desf.) Trab. (1895)
=Cyperus platystachys Cherm. (1922)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Cyperus rotundus L. subsp. rotundus
Cyperus rotundus var. tuberosus
Cyperus rotundus subsp. merkeri (C.B. Clarke) Kük.
Cyperus rotundus var. taylorii (C.B. Clarke) Kük.
Cyperus rotundus subsp. tuberosus (Rottb.) Kük.
 
Ecology and distribution
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Comoros, Mascarenes, Seychelles, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australasia/Pacific, New World,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 92 (1931). 
  • PAMPANINI, R. (1931). Prodromo della Flora Cirenaica.  
  • CUÉNOD, A. (1954). Flore analytique et synoptique de la Tunisie. Office de l'Expérimentation et de la Vulgarisation Agricoles.  
  • Fl. Afrique N. 4: 16 (1957). 
  • NÈGRE, R. (1961). Petite flore des régions arides du Maroc occidental. 1: 99
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 166 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 286 (1980).
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 239 
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice.
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 382 (2005).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 156736
 
Record n°156736 modified 2007-04-24
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