Cyperus leptorhachis Mattf. & Kük.

First published in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 20(101): 595 (1936)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is W. & W. Central Tropical Africa. It is an annual and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Benin, Burkina, Central African Repu, Congo, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Kyllinga debilis.]
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Kyllinga debilis.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Catarino, L., Sampaio Martins, E., Pinto-Basto, M.F. & Diniz, M.A. (2006). Plantas Vasculares e Briófitos da Guiné-Bissau: 1-298. Instituto de investigação científica tropical, Instituto Português de apoio ao desenvolvimento.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Apr 13, 1965 Waterlot, E.G. [1279], Mali Kyllinga debilis K000391924 No
Apr 13, 1965 Adam, J.G. [15034], Mali Kyllinga debilis K000391926 No
Chevalier, A. [2455] Kyllinga debilis K000416261 holotype Yes
Jaeger, P. [93], Mali Kyllinga debilis K000391923 No
Jaeger, P. [28], Mali Kyllinga debilis K000391927 No
Hall, J.B. [459], Ghana Kyllinga debilis K000480610 No
Hall, J.B. [542], Ghana Kyllinga debilis K000480611 No
Jaeger, P. [90], Mali Kyllinga debilis K000391929 No
Jaeger, P. [78], Mali Kyllinga debilis K000391928 No
Rose, Innes [31661], Burkina Faso Kyllinga debilis K000391922 No
s.coll. [3056], Central African Republic Kyllinga debilis K000480614 No
Jaeger, P. [8], Mali Kyllinga debilis K000391925 No
Wilde, J.J. de [689], Côte d'Ivoire Kyllinga debilis K000480612 No
Toutain, B. [2830], Burkina Faso Kyllinga debilis K000480613 No
Kershaw, K.A. [900424], Nigeria Kyllinga debilis K000480609 No
Hall, J.B. [635], Ghana Kyllinga debilis K000480608 No

Sources

  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/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