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L Kyllinga brevifolia var. lurida (Kük.) Beentje is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Kyllinga brevifolia Rottb. in the genus Kyllinga (family Cyperaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 463129) with original publication details: in Fl. Trop. E. Afr. Cyp.: 315 2010.

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
Cyperus brevifolius subsp. luridus (Kük.) Lye Synonym L WCSP
Cyperus erectus var. luridus (Kük.) Kük. Synonym L WCSP
Kyllinga aurata var. lurida (Kük.) Napper Synonym L WCSP
Kyllinga brevifolia subsp. lurida (Kük.) Lye Synonym L WCSP
Kyllinga colorata var. lurida (Kük.) Lye Synonym L WCSP
Kyllinga erecta var. lurida Kük. Synonym L WCSP

The species Kyllinga brevifolia Rottb. has a further 43 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name record (from WCSP) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Kyllinga brevifolia in version 1 of The Plant List.