Cyperus imbricatus

Cyperus imbricatus Retz.

Languages: English

Ecology and Distribution

Global Distribution

Egypt, tropical Africa, Madagascar, Seychelles, Afghanistan, India, Sri Lanka, Myanmar, China, east Indies, Philippines, central and south America.

Distribution in Egypt

Nile region.

Habitat

Nile banks.

Life Expectancy

Perennial.

Taxonomy

  • Cyperus radiatus Vahl (synonym)
  • Cyperus involucratus Poir. (synonym)
  • Cyperus verticillatus Roxb. (synonym)
  • Cyperus digitatus Nees (synonym)

References

F.N., Hepper., & I. Friis. (1994).  The Plants of Pehr Forsskal's "Flora Ageyptiaco-Arabica". Kew: Kew Publishing..
L., Boulos. (Submitted).  Flora of Egypt. Cairo: Al Hadara Publishing..
V., Täckholm. (1974).  Students’ Flora of Egypt, 2nd Ed. Cairo: Cairo University Press..
V., Täckholm., & M. Drar. (Submitted).  Flora of Egypt. Bulletin of the Faculty of Science. Cairo: Cairo University Press..