African Plant Database

Kyllinga melanosperma Nees
Protologue : Contr. Bot. India 91 (1834)
Information on the genus : Kyllinga
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyperus melanospermus (Nees) Suringar
 Cyperus melanospermus (Nees) Suringar subsp. melanospermus
 Kyllinga melanosperma Nees var. melanosperma
 Kyllinga plurifoliata Cherm. (1919)
 Kyllinga melanosperma Nees subsp. melanosperma
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Kyllinga imerinensis Cherm. (1919)
=Kyllinga perrieri Cherm. (1919)
=Kyllinga imerinensis var. perrieri (Cherm.) Cherm. (1927)
=Kyllinga melanosperma var. plurifoliata Kük. (1913)
Taxon infra-specific
Kyllinga melanosperma Nees var. melanosperma
Kyllinga melanosperma var. hexalata Lye
Kyllinga melanosperma Nees subsp. melanosperma
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Comoros, Seychelles, Africa, Asia,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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carte afrique num 175651
Record n°175651
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