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This species is accepted, and its native range is Sahara to Pakistan.

[FWTA]

Cyperaceae, Miss S. S. Hooper. Flora of West Tropical Africa 3:2. 1972

Diagnostic
Similar to C. conglomeratus Rottb. in habit but with a broader spikelet and winged achene
Ecology
Sandy places.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Algeria, Iran, Iraq, Niger, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Sudan

Cyperus aucheri Jaub. & Spach appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Ill. Pl. Orient. 2: 1, t. 101 (1844)

Accepted by

  • Väre, H. & Kukkonen, I, (2006). Typification of names in Cyperus section Arenarii (Cyperaceae) Nordic Journal of Botany 24: 279-294.

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Cyperus conglomeratus subsp. conglomeratus.]
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Cyperus conglomeratus var. aucheri.]

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Ill. Pl. Orient 2: 1, t. 101 (1844).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Väre, H. & Kukkonen, I, (2006). Typification of names in Cyperus section Arenarii (Cyperaceae) Nordic Journal of Botany 24: 279-294.

Flora of West Tropical Africa
Flora of West Tropical Africa
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0