African Plant Database

Cyperus odoratus L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 46 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Cyperus
Status for MA : rejected unused (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present), is synonym of : Torulinium odoratum (L.) S. S. Hooper
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Torulinium odoratum (L.) S. S. Hooper
 Cyperus odoratus L. subsp. odoratus
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus ferax Rich. (1792)
=Mariscus ferax (Rich.) C.B. Clarke (1893)
=Torulinium confertum Ham.
=Cyperus pseudostrigosus Steud. (1854)
Taxon infra-specific
Cyperus odoratus L. subsp. odoratus
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa. Europe, Asia, Australasia/Pacific, New World,
  • 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): 217 
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    Record n°38379
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