Cyperus schomburgkianus Nees

First published in J. Bot. (Hooker) 2: 393 (1840)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Tropical America. It is a perennial or rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Guyana, Venezuela

Synonyms

Heterotypic 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.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Larridon, I., Reynders, M., Huygh, W., Bauters, K., Vrijdaghs, A., Leroux, O., Muasya, A.M., Simpson, D.A. & Goetghebeur, P. (2011). Taxonomic changes in C3 Cyperus (Cyperaceae) supported by molecular phylogenetic data, morphology, embryology, ontogeny and anatomy. Plant ecology and evolution 144: 327-356.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Espejo Serna, A. & López-Ferrari, A.R. (1997). Las Monocotiledóneas Mexicanas una Sinopsis Florística 5: 1-98. Consejo Nacional de la Flora de México, México D.F. [Cited as Cyperus tenerrimus.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Larridon, I., Reynders, M., Huygh, W., Bauters, K., Vrijdaghs, A., Leroux, O., Muasya, A.M., Simpson, D.A. & Goetghebeur, P. (2011). Taxonomic changes in C3 Cyperus (Cyperaceae) supported by molecular phylogenetic data, morphology, embryology, ontogeny and anatomy. Plant ecology and evolution 144: 327-356.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Oct 1, 2003 Ule, E. [7366], Bahia K000188847 Yes
Oct 1, 2003 Harley, R.M. [18839], Bahia K000188842 Yes
Oct 1, 2003 Harley, R.M. [19130], Bahia K000188841 Yes
Oct 1, 2003 Harley, R.M. [19253], Bahia K000188838 Yes
Oct 1, 2003 Harley, R.M. [21030], Bahia K000188836 Yes
Oct 1, 2003 Harley, R.M. [18939], Bahia K000188843 Yes
Oct 1, 2003 Harley, R.M. [19587], Bahia K000188839 Yes
Oct 1, 2003 Harley, R.M. [16984], Bahia K000188837 Yes
Oct 1, 2003 Harley, R.M. [15410], Bahia K000188840 Yes
May 1, 1990 Harley, R.M. [26650], Bahia K000188834 Yes
Jun 1, 1988 Harley, R.M. [24655], Bahia K000188835 Yes
Jan 1, 1984 Mori, S.A. [13171], Bahia K000002550 Yes
Jan 1, 1983 Mori, S.A. [13516], Bahia K000188846 Yes
Jan 1, 1983 Mori, S.A. [13402], Bahia K000188845 Yes
Roque, N. [15018], Bahia K000188844 Yes
Carvalho, A.M. [3232], Bahia K000002551 Yes

Sources

  • 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
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images
  • Neotropikey

    • Milliken, W., Klitgard, B. and Baracat, A. (2009 onwards), Neotropikey - Interactive key and information resources for flowering plants of the Neotropics.
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0