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H Cyperus involucratus Rottb. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Cyperus (family Cyperaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 237063) with original publication details: Descr. Pl. Rar. 22 1772.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cyperus alternifolius var. albovariegatus auct. Synonym L WCSP
Cyperus alternifolius subsp. flabelliformis Kük. Synonym L WCSP
Cyperus alternifolius var. flabelliformis (Rottb.) M.R.Almeida Synonym L WCSP
Cyperus alternifolius var. petersianus (Boeckeler) Kük. Synonym L WCSP
Cyperus flabelliformis Rottb. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus flagellatus Hochst. Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus gradatus Forssk. Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus petersianus Boeckeler Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus proximus Steud. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-237063.

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