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This species is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent to Indo-China.

Native to:

Andaman Is., Assam, East Himalaya, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Thailand

Cyperus membranaceus Vahl appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Enum. Pl. Obs. 2: 330 (1805)

Accepted by

  • Naik, M.C. & al. (2017). Additions to Flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Indian Journal of Forestry 40: 289-292.

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 Pycreus membranaceus.]
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Pycreus membranaceus.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Naik, M.C. & al. (2017). Additions to Flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Indian Journal of Forestry 40: 289-292.

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