African Plant Database

Cyperus iria L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 45 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Cyperus
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Chlorocyperus iria (L.) Rikli (1895)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus microlepis H. G. Baker
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb, Helophyte, Cyperoid- Ht 0.35 - 0.4 m. Alt: 305 - 1300 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, GA, LP, NW, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Mascarenes, Africa, Asia,

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]: 288

Bibliography other :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:45 (2012)
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 37610
Record n°37610
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