Cyperus ruwenzoriensis (C.B.Clarke) Huygh, 2014

Don, Bel Lar Ri, Ers, Enne Th Ba Ut & Reynde, Ma Rc, 2014, Taxonomic changes in C Cyperus (Cypereae, Cyperoideae, Cyperaceae): combining the sedge genera Ascolepis, Kyllinga and Pycreus into Cyperus s. l., Phytotaxa 166 (1), pp. 33-48 : 40

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.11646/phytotaxa.166.1.2

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5699290

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/03BA1920-E541-FFD0-4EA0-40F9FD3BD32C

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Cyperus ruwenzoriensis (C.B.Clarke) Huygh
status

comb. nov.

Cyperus ruwenzoriensis (C.B.Clarke) Huygh , comb. nov.

Basionym: Kyllinga ruwenzoriensis C.B.Clarke in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 8: 283 ( Clarke 1901) ≡ Cyperus oblongus var. ruwenzoriensis (C.B.Clarke) Kükenthal (1936: 580) Kyllinga nervosa var. ruwenzoriensis (C.B.Clarke) Lye (1972b: 218) .

Type:— UGANDA. Western: Ruwenzori, Kivata, 2438 m, 0°22’41”N, 29°54’18”E, s.d., Scott-Elliot 7554 (holotype K000416308!, isotypes B10 0278623!, BM000922547!) GoogleMaps .

Synonyms: — Kyllinga elatior Kunth (1837: 135) , non Cyperus elatior Boeckeler (1870) Kyllinga polyphylla var. elatior (Kunth) Kükenthal (1925: 300) Cyperus aromaticus var. elatior (Kunth) Kükenthal (1936: 582) .

Type:— SOUTH AFRICA. Eastern Cape: Between Umtata Prov. and St Johns River Pondoland   GoogleMaps , 31°37’45”S, 29°12’4”E, 305 m, 7 February 1832, Drège 4384 (holotype B10 0166793!, isotypes K000416349!, K000416350!, K000416351!, P00573190!, P00573191!, P00573192!).

Kyllinga pinguis Clarke (1906: 131) Cyperus pinguis (C.B.Clarke) Mattf. & Kük. (Kükenthal 1936: 583) .

Syntypes:— UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA. Tanga: Kwai , 1500 m, November 1899, Stern 235 (syntype B10 0278305!); UGANDA. Entebbe, Brown 26 (not located); KENYA. Nairobi, Linton 7 (not located).

Description: — Hoenselaar et al. (2010: 345).

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Liliopsida

Order

Poales

Family

Cyperaceae

Genus

Cyperus

Loc

Cyperus ruwenzoriensis (C.B.Clarke) Huygh

Don, Bel Lar Ri, Ers, Enne Th Ba Ut & Reynde, Ma Rc 2014
2014
Loc

Kyllinga nervosa var. ruwenzoriensis (C.B.Clarke)

Lye 1972: 218
1972
Loc

Cyperus oblongus var. ruwenzoriensis (C.B.Clarke) Kükenthal (1936: 580)

Kukenthal 1936: 580
1936
Loc

Cyperus aromaticus var. elatior (Kunth) Kükenthal (1936: 582)

Kukenthal 1936: 582
1936
Loc

Cyperus pinguis (C.B.Clarke) Mattf. & Kük. (Kükenthal 1936: 583)

Mattfeld & Kukenthal (Kukenthal 1936
1936
Loc

Kyllinga polyphylla var. elatior (Kunth) Kükenthal (1925: 300)

Kukenthal 1925: 300
1925
Loc

Kyllinga pinguis

Clarke 1906: 131
1906
Loc

Cyperus elatior

Boeckeler 1870
1870
Loc

Kyllinga elatior

Kunth 1837: 135
1837