⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
You should refer instead to the current version of The Plant List.
The family Cyperaceae is in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).
Statistics are at the bottom of the page.
A list of all accepted names in Cyperaceae is available in CSV format.
Species of Cyperaceae contained within The Plant List belong to 113 plant genera.
The Plant List includes 18,977 scientific plant names of species rank for the family Cyperaceae. Of these 5,732 are accepted species names.
The Plant List includes a further 8,375 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the family Cyperaceae. We do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names.
The status of the 18,977 species names for the family Cyperaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:
The status of the 27,352 names (including infraspecific names) for the family Cyperaceae recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:
Of these names,
A further 10 name records indicate where names have been misapplied.
The confidence with which the status of the 18,977 species names recorded in The Plant List for the family Cyperaceae, are assigned as follows:
The source of the species name record found in The Plant List for the family Cyperaceae, are as follows:
|Source of record||Accepted||Synonym||Unplaced||Unassessed||Misapplied||Total|
|WCSP (in review)||0||0||0||7||0||7||0.0%|