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H Cyperus iria L. 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 237067) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 45 1753.

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


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Chlorocyperus iria (L.) Rikli Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus chrysomelinus Link Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus diaphaniria Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus iria f. chrysomelinus (Link) Kük. Synonym L WCSP
Cyperus iria f. diaphaniria (Steud.) Miq. Synonym L WCSP
Cyperus iria f. flavescens (Benth.) Domin Synonym L WCSP
Cyperus iria var. flavescens Benth. Synonym L WCSP
Cyperus iria f. multiflora Domin Synonym L WCSP
Cyperus iria var. paniciformis C.B.Clarke Synonym L WCSP
Cyperus iria var. santonici (Rottb.) Fernald & Griscom Synonym L WCSP
Cyperus microlepis Baker Synonym M TRO
Cyperus nangtciangensis Pamp. Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus paniciformis Franch. & Sav. Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus panicoides Lam. Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus resinosus Hochst. ex Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus santonici Rottb. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-237067, and has not been changed.