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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical America.

[UNAL]

Bernal, R., G. Galeano, A. Rodríguez, H. Sarmiento y M. Gutiérrez. 2017. Nombres Comunes de las Plantas de Colombia. http://www.biovirtual.unal.edu.co/nombrescomunes/

Vernacular
chundur de gente

[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. 1300 - 3496 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba
Conservation
Preocupación Menor

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Arizona, Bolivia, Brazil South, California, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, New Mexico, Nicaragua, Oklahoma, Panamá, Peru, Texas, Venezuela

Cyperus niger Ruiz & Pav. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2000 Cheek, M. [8668], Cameroon K000580377
Jan 1, 2000 Munyenyembe, P. [856], Cameroon K000580376
Jan 1, 2000 Etuge, M. [3399], Cameroon K000673188
Jan 1, 2000 Zapfack, L. [1215], Cameroon K000673183
Jan 1, 2000 Kamundi, D. [684], Cameroon K000673157
Jan 1, 2000 Pollard, B.J. [305], Cameroon K000581634
Jan 1, 2000 Zapfack, L. [780], Cameroon K000580340
May 1, 1998 Pollard, B.J. [19], Cameroon K000673182
Cheek, M. [9847 A], Cameroon K000683609

First published in Fl. Peruv. 1: 47 (1798)

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

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/"

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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

Universidad Nacional de Colombia
ColPlantA database
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