African Plant Database


Cyperus obtusiflorus Vahl
Family : CYPERACEAE
Protologue : Enum. Pl. (Vahl) 2: 308 (1805)
Information on the genus : Cyperus
 
 
Status
Status for MA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cyperus niveus var. leucocephalus (Kunth) Fosberg
Status for SA : rejected unused (present), is synonym of : Cyperus niveus var. leucocephalus (Kunth) Fosberg
Status for TA : rejected unused (present), is synonym of : Cyperus niveus var. leucocephalus (Kunth) Fosberg
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyperus obtusiflorus Vahl var. obtusiflorus
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus sphaerocephalus var. leucocephalus Kunth
=Cyperus niveus var. leucocephalus (Kunth) Fosberg (1977)
=Cyperus striatulus Vahl (1805)
=Cyperus ambongensis Boeckeler (1874)
=Cyperus lacteus Steud. (1854)
=Cyperus compactus Lam. (1791) non Retz.
=Cyperus obtusiflorus var. macrostachys (Graebn.) Robyns & Tournay
=Cyperus compactus var. macrostachys Graebn.
=Cyperus somalicus Gand.
=Cyperus argenteus Ridl. (1884)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Cyperus obtusiflorus Vahl var. obtusiflorus
 
Ecology and distribution
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; Humid, Subhumid, Dry; Grassland, Forest, Freshwater Wetland, Inselberg/Rock Face, Anthropic; 0-499 m, 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m, 1500-1999 m; distribution: Africa.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
no map available
 
Record n°175626
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