EPPO Global Database

Cyperus prolifer(CYPAE)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CYPAE
  • Preferred name: Cyperus prolifer
  • Authority: Lamarck


East coast of Africa, from Somalia to the Cape, Madagascar. Introduced in USA (California, Florida)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cyperus aequalis Vahl

Common names
Name Language
dwarf papyrus English
miniature flatsedge English