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Taxon: Cyperus eragrostis Lam.

 
Genus: Cyperus
Family: Cyperaceae
Subfamily: Cyperoideae
Tribe: Cypereae
Nomen number: 400180
Place of publication: Tabl. encycl. 1:146. 1791
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 10-Dec-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 5 (5 active, 5 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

  • drain flat sedge  (Source: F SAust) - English
  • pale galingale  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • tall flat sedge  (Source: Zander Ency) - English
  • umbrella sedge  (Source: Econ Pl Aust) - English
  • frischgrünes Zypergras  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • cortadera  (Source: pers. comm.) - Spanish
  • lleivun  (Source: pers. comm.) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage
  • Environmental:
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [New Jersey]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon, Washington]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Louisiana, Mississippi]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Jamaica
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Suriname
    • BRAZIL: Brazil (s.)
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Chile, [Easter Island] Chile, [Easter Island] Uruguay


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal, [Azores, Madeira Islands] Spain [Canary Islands]
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa

    Asia-Temperate
    • CAUCASUS: Georgia
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Ryukyu Islands] Taiwan (n.)

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Ireland, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Poland, Switzerland
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Montenegro
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France (incl. Corsica), Portugal, Spain

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Pennsylvania]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, South Carolina]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


References:

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  5. Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  6. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45
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Check other web resources for Cyperus eragrostis Lam. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?400180. Accessed 18 November 2019.