African Plant Database

Cyperus alternifolius subsp. flabelliformis Kük.
Protologue : Pflanzenr. (Engler) 4: 193 (1936); Bull. Jard. Bot. État 25: 246-247 (1955)
Information on the genus : Cyperus
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyperus flabelliformis Rottb. (1773)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus involucratus Rottb. (1772)
=Cyperus alternifolius var. macrostachys Robyns & Tournay
=Cyperus ginge Welw. (1859)
=Cyperus alternifolius auct.
=Cyperus petersianus Boeckeler (1864)
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb-

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • CÉSAR J. & C. CHATELAIN (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména : 118

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • HAINES R.W. & K.L. LYE (1983). The Sedges and Rushes of East Africa: A Flora of the Families Juncaceae and Cyperaceae in East Africa, East African Natural History Society,

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 374 (2005).

Bibliography other :
  • VERLOOVE, F. (2014). A conspectus of Cyperus s.l. (Cyperaceae) in Europe (incl. Azores, Madeira and Canary Islands), with emphasis on non-native naturalized species. Webbia 69(2): 191 
  • RAAB-STRAUBE E. VON & RAUS TH. (2019). Euro+Med-Checklist Notulae, 11 Willdenowia 49: 431 
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