African Plant Database

Kyllinga odorata var. major (C.B. Clarke) Chiov.
Information on the genus : Kyllinga
Basionym : Kyllinga cylindrica var. major C.B. Clarke
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyperus sesquiflorus var. major (C.B. Clarke) Kük.
 Kyllinga cylindrica var. major C.B. Clarke
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyperus sesquiflorus subsp. appendiculatus (K. Schum.) Lye
=Kyllinga odorata subsp. appendiculata (K. Schum.) Lye
=Kyllinga cylindrica var. appendiculata (K. Schum.) C.B. Clarke
=Kyllinga appendiculata K. Schum. (1897)
=Cyperus afrosylvestris Lye (2011) (TA = mixed status)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : leaf blade > 3 mm wide, and spikelets 3-4,5 mm long, with glume keel glabrous

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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