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This species is accepted, and its native range is Seychelles, Indian Subcontinent to Indo-China, Jawa.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, East Himalaya, India, Jawa, Nepal, Nicobar Is., Seychelles, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Introduced into:

Caroline Is.

Cyperus paniceus (Rottb.) Boeckeler appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Oct 7, 1993 Smitinand, T. [5968], Thailand K000467875
Oct 7, 1993 Smitinand, T. [21425], Thailand K000467876
Oct 7, 1993 Smitinand, T. [5965], Thailand K000467878
Oct 7, 1993 Kerr, A.F.G. [19468], Thailand K000467880
Oct 7, 1993 Chantaranothai, P. [90/6], Thailand K000467881
Oct 7, 1993 Noe, N. [197], Thailand K000467877
Oct 7, 1993 Smitinand, T. [4572-A], Thailand K000467879
s.coll. [s.n.], India K000592557 Unknown type material
Wallich, N. [3435], India K000592560
Wallich, N. [3435], India K000592559 Unknown type material
s.coll. [s.n.], India K000309427 Unknown type material
Chantaranothai, P. [90/778], Thailand K000467882
Chantaranothai, P. [90/6], Thailand K000467883

First published in Linnaea 36: 381 (1870)

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.
  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Herrera, K., Lorence, D.H., Flynn, T. & Balick, M.J. (2010). Checklist of the Vascular plants of Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia with local names and uses Allertonia 10: 1-204.
  • Kumar, S. (2012). Herbaceous flora of Jaunsar-Bawar (Uttarkhand), India: enumerations Phytotaxonomy 12: 33-56.
  • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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