Cyperus

Genus in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 2 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

Distribution
Cyperus (rights holder: John Samuel) © John Samuel

Flatsedge

Perennial, less often annual, herbs, tufted or with rhizomes or stolons, sometimes producing tubers or bulbs. Culms usually triangular. Leaves usually at or near the base of the culm, the culm base sometimes swollen, 3-ranked, linear and grass-like, the lower ones often scale-like. Inflorescence terminal, often a subumbel-like anthela or congested into a dense head; subtended by leaf-like involucr... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Parent Taxon
Cyperaceae
Species
Taxonomic Completion
0.29%
2 of 699 accepted Species.
Global Pollen Project UUID
13b6791a-4dd9-444c-8c49-429b7786a34b
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
Connected Datasets

This taxon is currently linked to the following locations.

The Plant List Global Biodiversity Information Facility