Carpha angustissima Cherm.

First published in Bull. Soc. Bot. France 82: 341 (1935)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is SW. Uganda to E. DR Congo. It is a perennial or rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the montane tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Rwanda, Uganda, Zaïre

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • 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. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Hoenselaar, K., Verdcourt, B. & Beentje, H. (2010). Cyperaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-466.
  • Larridon, I. (2022). , III Cladieae et IV Carpheae. Flore d'Afrique Centrale (Zaïre - Rwanda - Burundi), n.s., Cyperaceae Tribu II Trilepideae: 1-22. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique, Meise.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Larridon, I. (2022). , III Cladieae et IV Carpheae. Flore d'Afrique Centrale (Zaïre - Rwanda - Burundi), n.s., Cyperaceae Tribu II Trilepideae: 1-22. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique, Meise.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Bull. Soc. Bot. Fr. 82: 341 (1935)
  • Haines & Lye, Sedges & Rushes E. Afr.: 322 (1983).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0