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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Central Tropical Africa to Zambia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Central African Repu, Congo, Gabon, Zambia, Zaïre

Cyperus subtrigonus (C.B.Clarke) Kük. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Oct 1, 1891 Hens, Fr. [182], Congo Pycreus subtrigonus K000363025
Oct 1, 1891 Hens, Fr. [251], Congo Pycreus subtrigonus K000363024

First published in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 20(101): 17 (1935)

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

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Browning, J. & al. (2020). Flora Zambesiaca 14: 1-455. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Lye, K.A. & Thery, P. (2012). Flore du Gabon 44: 1-230. Muséum National D'Histoire Naturelle, Paris.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

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