African Plant Database

Cyperus obtusiflorus var. flavissimus (Schrad.) Boeckeler
Information on the genus : Cyperus
Basionym : Cyperus flavissimus Schrad.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cyperus sphaerocephalus Vahl
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cyperus sphaerocephalus Vahl
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyperus niveus var. flavissimus (Schrad.) Lye
 Cyperus flavissimus Schrad.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus obtusiflorus var. sphaerocephalus (Vahl) Kük.
=Cyperus sphaerocephalus Vahl (1805)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Cyperoid, Mesophyte- Ht 0.04 - 0.45 m. Alt: 300 - 2285 m. Distribution: EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 42: t.1666 (1973).
  • Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 43[3]: 356-357 (1986).
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Record n°37630
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