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H Kyllinga polyphylla Willd. ex Kunth is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 251430) with original publication details: Enum. Pl. 2: 134 1837.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cyperus aromaticus (Ridl.) Mattf. & Kük. Synonym H WCSP
Cyperus aromaticus var. brachyrhizomatosus Kük. Synonym L WCSP
Cyperus aromaticus var. repens Kük. Synonym L WCSP
Cyperus aromaticus var. teres (C.B.Clarke) Kük. Synonym L WCSP
Kyllinga aromatica Ridl. Synonym H WCSP
Kyllinga erecta var. polyphylla (Willd. ex Kunth) S.S.Hooper Synonym L WCSP
Kyllinga involucrata Bojer ex Baker Synonym H WCSP
Kyllinga macrantha Boeckeler Synonym H WCSP
Kyllinga planiceps C.B.Clarke [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Kyllinga polyphylla var. polyphylla Synonym L WCSP
Kyllinga teres C.B.Clarke Synonym H WCSP
Pycreus erecta var. polyphylla (Kunth) S.S. Hooper Synonym L TRO

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Kyllinga polyphylla var. elatior (Kunth) Kük. Accepted L WCSP 4

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-251430.

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