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This species is accepted, and its native range is Indian Subcontinent to S. China and Peninsula Malaysia.
Scirpus squarrosus Linn., watercolour on paper

Native to:

Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, India, Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Introduced into:

Florida, Jawa

Cyperus neochinensis (Tang & F.T.Wang) Bauters appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Burkill, H.M. [HMB 1230B], Thailand Lipocarpha squarrosa K000595231
Chantaranothai, P. [1654], Thailand Lipocarpha squarrosa K000595233
Chantaranothai, P. [1618], Thailand Lipocarpha squarrosa K000595232
Kerr, A.F.G. [2244], Thailand Lipocarpha squarrosa K000595230

First published in Phytotaxa 166: 21 (2014)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.
  • Middleton, D.J. & al. (eds.) (2019). Flora of Singapore 7: 1-525. Singapore Botanic Gardens.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew

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