African Plant Database

Cyperus rigidifolius Steud.
Protologue : Flora 25: 593 (1842)
Information on the genus : Cyperus
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus adoensis Hochst. ex A. Rich.
=Cyperus atrosanguineus Hochst. ex Steud.
=Cyperus longus var. adoensis Boeckeler
=Cyperus rhigiophyllus Hochst. (1845)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Helophyte, Cyperoid, Mesophyte- Ht 0.15 - 0.5 m. Alt: 435 - 2200 m. Distribution: EC, FS, GA, KN, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
More information >> ( work in progress )
Record n°37647
Feedback about this record