African Plant Database

Schoenoplectus corymbosus (Roth ex Roem. & Schult.) J. Raynal
Protologue : Cat. Pl. Vasc. Niger, Cyperaceae 343 (1976)
Information on the genus : Schoenoplectus
Basionym : Isolepis corymbosa Roth ex Roem. & Schult.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Isolepis corymbosa Roth ex Roem. & Schult. (1817)
 Scirpus corymbosus B. Heyne ex Roth (1821)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Scirpus brachyceras Hochst. ex A. Rich.
=Schoenoplectus brachyceras (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Lye (1971)
=Schoenoplectus corymbosus var. brachyceras (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Lye (1983)
=Scirpus inclinatus (Delile) Asch. & Schweinf.
=Scirpus inclinatus (Delile) Boiss.
=*Isolepis inclinata Delile (1813)
=Schoenoplectus inclinatus (Delile) Lye (1971)
=Schoenoplectus corymbosus var. juniformis Peter (1929)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Emergent hydrophyte, Helophyte, Cyperoid- Ht 0.45 - 2.8 m. Alt: 300 - 1770 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC
Biol./Eco : Emergent Aquatic, Herb; Subhumid; Anthropic, Forest, Freshwater Wetland, Grassland; 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m, 1500-1999 m; distribution: Africa.

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 :
  • S. African J. Bot. 58: 530-532 (1992).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1995). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Monocotyledones: Limnocharitaceae à Poaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. : 20
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 353 (2005).
  • Jiménez-Mejias, P. Luceño, M & S. Castroviejo (2008). Schoenoplectus corymbosus: a tropical Old-World sedge (Cyperaceae) discovered in Spain and Morocco. Nord. J. Bot. 25: 70
  • FENNANE, M., M. IBN TATTOU, J. MATHEZ, A. OUYAHYA & J. EL OUALIDI (éd.) (2014). Flore Pratique du Maroc [vol.3] Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 3: 473
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Record n°39157 modified 2007-04-11
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