African Plant Database

Pycreus flavescens (L.) P. Beauv. ex Rchb. subsp. flavescens
Information on the genus : Pycreus
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyperus flavescens L. (1753)
 Pycreus flavescens (L.) P. Beauv. ex Rchb. (1830)
 Distimus flavescens (L.) Raf.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus lanceolatus C.B. Clarke
=Pycreus flavescens Cherm.
=Pycreus intermedius Cherm.
=Pycreus flavescens var. castaneus Lye
=Cyperus flavescens var. castaneus (Lye) Lye
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb, Helophyte, Cyperoid- Ht 0.12 - 0.45 m. Alt: 10 - 1525 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Hutchinson, J. & J.M. Dalziel (1972). Flora of West Tropical Africa: Second Edition 3[2]: 302
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 71 (1985).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°36210
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