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This species is accepted, and its native range is Senegal to Guinea.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FWTA]

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

Note
Plant of similar size and habit to C. meeboldii but with the inflorescence a pseudolateral cluster of pale lanceolate spikes, similar to those of Juncellus laevigatus
Ecology
Edge of temporary water.

Native to:

Guinea, Senegal

Cyperus lateriticus J.Raynal appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
May 1, 1966 Berhaut, R.P. [1722], Senegal K000321319 isotype

First published in Adansonia, n.s., 6: 308 (1966)

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.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • in Adansonia, sér. 2, 6: 308 (1966).

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Lisowski, S. (2009). Flore (Angiospermes) de la République de Guinée Scripta Botanica Belgica 41: 1-517.

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