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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. Last Changed: 11-Dec-2009
Species priority site is: Arctic and Subarctic Plant Gene Bank (PALM)
Accessions: 3 (3 active, 3 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

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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  2. Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. (F NZeal)
  3. Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62. 1993 (Pl SAfr)
  4. Boggan, J. et al. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas, ed. 2. 1997 (L Guianas ed2)
  5. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  6. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  7. Cabrera, A. L. & E. M. Zardini Manual de la flora de los alrededores de Buenos Aires. (Man BuenAir)
  8. Egorova, T. V. 2000. Cyperus eragrostis Lam. (Cyperaceae): novyi vid dlya flory Kavkaza (Cyperus eragrostis Lam. (Cyperaceae): species pro flora Caucasi nova) Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 32:7-11.
  9. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  10. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  11. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
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  15. Harden, G. J., ed. Flora of New South Wales. (F NSWales)
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  21. Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  22. Mason, H. C. A flora of the marshes of California. (F MarshCalif)
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  28. Tucker, G. C. 1994. Revision of the Mexican species of Cyperus (Cyperaceae) Syst. Bot. Monogr. 43:186.
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  30. Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  31. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  32. Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74. (L Argent)

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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=400180. Accessed 21 November 2018.