African Plant Database

Cyperus thunbergii Vahl
Information on the genus : Cyperus
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mariscus thunbergii (Vahl) Schrad.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Mariscus riparius var. robustior C.B. Clarke (1897)
=Mariscus riparius Schrad. (1821)
=Cyperus alopecuroides auct.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Emergent hydrophyte, Helophyte, Cyperoid- Ht 0.35 - 2 m. Alt: 10 - 1400 m. Distribution: EC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • S. African J. Bot. 52: 265 (1986).
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