African Plant Database

Cyperus tenax Boeckeler var. tenax
Information on the genus : Cyperus
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyperus tenax Boeckeler (1868)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus grantii C.B. Clarke
=Cyperus tenax var. monroviensis (Boeckeler) Kük.
=Cyperus monroviensis Boeckeler (1884)
=Cyperus actinostachys Ridl. (1884)
=Cyperus andongensis Ridl. (1884)
=Cyperus sabulicolus Ridl. (1884)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Cyperoid, Mesophyte- Ht 0.15 - 0.65 m. Alt: 15 - 1070 m. Distribution: NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, MP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Hutchinson, J. & J.M. Dalziel (1972). Flora of West Tropical Africa: Second Edition 3[2]: 291
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Record n°37667 modified 2007-04-11
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