African Plant Database

Kyllinga alata Nees
Protologue : Linnaea 9: 286 (1834)
Information on the genus : Kyllinga
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyperus alatus (Nees) F. Muell.
 Kyllinga alba var. alata (Nees) C.B. Clarke
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Helophyte, Cyperoid, Mesophyte- Ht 0.1 - 0.61 m. Alt: 15 - 1950 m. Distribution: LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 49: 261-304 (1983).
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see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
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