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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Florida to Caribbean, N. Colombia to Venezuela.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 50 - 70 m.; Llanura del Caribe.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba
Conservation
No Evaluada

Native to:

Aruba, Bahamas, Cayman Is., Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Florida, Haiti, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Netherlands Antilles, Venezuela

Cyperus filiformis Sw. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1939 Harris, W. [12418], Jamaica K000602480
Feb 1, 1893 Silva, F.de [3320], Bangladesh K000881560
Feb 1, 1893 Silva, F.de [3320], Bangladesh K000881560
Feb 1, 1893 Silva, F.de [3320], Bangladesh K000881560
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Aug 1, 1891 Blodgett, J.L. [s.n.], Florida K000950460
Chapman [9], Florida K000951859

First published in Prodr. Veg. Ind. Occ.: 20 (1788)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2005). Monocotyledons and Gymnosperms of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 52: 1-415.
  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.
  • 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.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, R.S. & Celis, M. (eds.) (2016). Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia 1-2: 1-3068. Libro impreso.

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000951859
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000950460
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000602480
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew K000881560

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