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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Indian Ocean, Tropical & Subtropical Asia to SW. Pacific.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Bangladesh, Cambodia, China Southeast, Cocos (Keeling) Is., Hainan, India, Laos, Madagascar, Malaya, Mauritius, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, New Guinea, Nicobar Is., Northern Territory, Pakistan, Philippines, Queensland, Rodrigues, Réunion, Samoa, South China Sea, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

Cyperus stolonifer Retz. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1967 Kerr, A.F.G. [11157], Thailand K000467027
Jan 1, 1967 Smitinand. T. [5651], Thailand K000467049
Jan 20, 1898 Ridley, H.N. [1631], Maluku K000290895
Oct 1, 1892 Cuming, H. [2437], Sumatera K000290892 Unknown type material
Oct 1, 1892 Burbidge, F.W. [s.n.] K000290893
Jul 1, 1892 Brown, R. [5892], Australia K000309472
Cuming, H. [s.n.?], Sumatera K000290894 Unknown type material
Kerr, A.F.G. [13418], Thailand K000467026
Kerr, A.F.G. [13418], Thailand K000467024
Kerr, A.F.G. [15700], Thailand K000467023
Chantaranothai, P. [90/395], Thailand K000467051
Chantaranothai, P. [1553], Thailand K000467052
Brown, R. [s.n.], Australia K000309471
Kerr, A.F.G. [15700], Thailand K000467022
Niyomdham, C. [1576], Thailand K000467050
Kerr, A.F.G. [16187], Thailand K000467021
Kerr, A.F.G. [6942], Thailand K000467025

First published in Observ. Bot. 4: 10 (1786)

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.
  • Middleton, D.J. & al. (eds.) (2019). Flora of Singapore 7: 1-525. Singapore Botanic Gardens.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • 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.
  • Walker, E.H. (1976). Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu islands: 1-1159. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington D.C., U.S.A.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Marais, W. & Araujo, A.C. (2018). Flore des Mascareignes 202: 1-99. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Walker, E.H. (1976). Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu islands: 1-1159. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington D.C., U.S.A.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

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