1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Isolepis R.Br.
      1. Species: Isolepis fluitans (L.) R.Br.
        1. Isolepis fluitans var. fluitans

        This variety is accepted, and its native range is Old World.

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    Distribution

    Doubtfully present in:

    Poland, Yugoslavia

    Native to:

    Angola, Assam, Azores, Belgium, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Comoros, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, Eritrea, Ethiopia, France, Free State, Germany, Great Britain, India, Ireland, Italy, Jawa, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Norway, Portugal, Queensland, Rwanda, Réunion, South Australia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Sweden, Tanzania, Tasmania, Uganda, Victoria, Vietnam, Western Australia, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

    Introduced into:

    Mauritius

    Isolepis fluitans var. fluitans appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Cheek, M. [9798], Cameroon K000678159
    s.coll. [s.n.], Jawa K000290946 Unknown type material

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Edwards, S., Demissew, S., & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (1997). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 6: i-xxviii, 1-586. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Marais, W. & Araujo, A.C. (2018). Flore des Mascareignes 202: 1-99. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.
    • Edwards, S., Demissew, S., & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (1997). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 6: i-xxviii, 1-586. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0