African Plant Database

Kyllinga albiceps (Ridl.) Rendle
Protologue : Cat. Afr. Pl. 2: 106 (1899) 
Information on the genus : Kyllinga
Basionym : Cyperus albiceps Ridl.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyperus albiceps Ridl.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus merxmuelleri (Podlech) Lye
=Kyllinga merxmuelleri Podlech (1960)
=Kyllinga bulbosa P. Beauv. (1805)
=Cyperus richardii Steud.
=Cyperus richardii var. angustior (C.B. Clarke) Kük.
=Kyllinga macrocephala var. angustior C.B. Clarke
=Kyllinga macrocephala A. Rich. (1850)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Helophyte, Cyperoid- Ht 0.45 - 0.8 m. Alt: - 1000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 49: 261-304 (1983).
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Record n°38515 modified 2005-05-10
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