African Plant Database

Cyperus dives Delile
Protologue : Descr. Egypte, Hist. Nat. 149, pl. 4 (1812) 
Information on the genus : Cyperus
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyperus exaltatus var. dives (Delile) C.B. Clarke (1884)
 Cyperus alopecuroides var. dives Boeckeler (1869)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus immensus C.B. Clarke (1883)
=Cyperus immensus var. petherickii (C.B. Clarke) Kük.
=Cyperus petherickii C.B. Clarke
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Helophyte, Cyperoid- Ht up to 1.82 m. Alt: ? - 1000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa. Asia,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:44 (2012)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Hutchinson, J. & J.M. Dalziel (1972). Flora of West Tropical Africa: Second Edition 3[2]: 284
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