African Plant Database

Cyperus cuspidatus Kunth
Protologue : Nov. Gen. Sp. [H.B.K.] 1: 204-205 (1815 [1816])
Information on the genus : Cyperus
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus uncinatus Poir. (1806)
=*Cyperus uncinatus C.B. Clarke (1901) non Poir.
=Cyperus angustifolius Nees
=Cyperus cuspidatus f. angustifolius (Nees) Kük.
=Cyperus uncinatus var. gratus (C.B. Clarke) Kük.
=Cyperus gratus C.B. Clarke (1906)
=Cyperus recurvus Vahl (1805)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb, Cyperoid, Mesophyte- Ht 0.05 - 0.25 m. Alt: ? - 1815 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Mascarenes, Africa, Asia, New World,

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]: 291
More info on :
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°37589 modified 2013-07-04
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