African Plant Database


Cyperus imbricatus Retz.
Family : CYPERACEAE
Protologue : Observ. Bot. (Retzius) 5: 12 (1788) 
Information on the genus : Cyperus
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus densispicatus Cherm. (1921)
=Cyperus radiatus Vahl (1805)
=Cyperus radiatus var. capitatus Boeckeler
=Cyperus imbricatus var. capitatus (Boeckeler) Kük.
=Cyperus involucratus Poir. (1806)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Helophyte, Cyperoid- Ht 0.3 - 1.2 m. Alt: 180 - 915 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP, SWZ
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Seychelles, Africa, Asia, New World,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:45 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Hutchinson, J. & J.M. Dalziel (1972). Flora of West Tropical Africa: Second Edition 3[2]: 284-285

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • HAINES, R. W. & K. A. LYE (1983). The sedges and rushes of East africa
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 378 (2005).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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