African Plant Database

Isolepis cernua (Vahl) Roem. & Schult. var. cernua
Information on the genus : Isolepis
Basionym : Scirpus cernuus Vahl
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Scirpus cernuus Vahl (1805)
 Isolepis cernua (Vahl) Roem. & Schult. (1817)
 Eleogiton cernua (Vahl) A. Dietr.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Scirpus savii Sebast. & Mauri (1818)
=*Scirpus arenarius Benth.
=Schoenoplectus cernuus (Vahl) Hayek
=Isolepis chlorostachya Nees
=Isolepis microcarpa Nees
=Isolepis rupestris Kunth
=Isolepis subprolifer Boeckeler
=Scirpus pictus Boeckeler
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb, Helophyte, Cyperoid- Ht 0.07 - 0.2 m. Alt: 3 - 1830 m. Distribution: LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Kew Bull. 57: 294 (2002)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Borges P.A.V., C. Abreu & al. (2008). A list of the terrestrial fungi, flora and fauna of Madeira and Selvagens archipelagos. Direcção Regional do Ambiente da Madeira and Universidade dos Açores
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°36707 modified 2008-08-27
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