African Plant Database

Lipocarpha chinensis (Osbeck) J. Kern
Protologue : Blumea, Suppl. 4: 167 (1958)
Information on the genus : Lipocarpha
Basionym : Scirpus chinensis Osbeck
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Lipocarpha chinensis (Osbeck) T. Tang & F. T. Wang
 Scirpus chinensis Osbeck
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Lipocarpha argentea R. Br. (1818)
=Scirpus senegalensis Lam.
=Lipocarpha senegalensis (Lam.) Dandy
=Lipocarpha senegalensis (Lam.) T. Durand & H. Durand
=*Cyperus lipocarpha T. Koyama
=Cyperus submaculatus T. Koyama
=Hypaelyptum argenteum Vahl (1805)
=Kyllinga albescens Steud.
=Cyperus albescens (Steud.) Larridon & Govaerts (2016)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Emergent hydrophyte, Helophyte, Cyperoid- Ht 0.25 - 0.7 m. Alt: 120 - 1525 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Mascarenes, Africa, Asia, Australasia/Pacific,

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

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Hutchinson, J. & J.M. Dalziel (1972). Flora of West Tropical Africa: Second Edition 3[2]: 328

Bibliography other :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:52 (2012)
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Record n°36666 modified 2016-09-05
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