EPPO Global Database

Cyperus difformis(CYPDI)

Overview
Code created in: 2002-03-14

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CYPDI
  • Preferred name: Cyperus difformis
  • Authority: Linnaeus

Notes

Most Mediterranean countries, Caucasus, Western Asia, Central Asia, Himalayas, India, Bangladesh, Indochina, Malesia, China, Japan, Korea, most of Africa, Madagascar, New Guinea, Australia. Introduced in USA, Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (northwest)

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cyperus complanatus Forsskål
Cyperus holoschoenoides Schultes
Cyperus oryzetorum Steudel
Cyperus protractus Link

Common names
Name Language
dirty Dora English (AU)
small-flowered nutsedge English
small-flower flatsedge English (US)
small-flower umbrella plant English (US)
small-flower umbrella sedge English (US)
variable flatsedge English
Difformis-Zypergras German
verschiedengestaltige Zyper German
souchet à petites fleurs French
souchet difforme French
estoquillo Spanish (CO)
juncia Spanish
tiña Spanish
varita de San José Spanish (BO)
cipero globoso Italian
zigolo delle risaie Italian
junquinho Portuguese (BR)
negrinha Portuguese
tama-gayatsuri Japanese
タマガヤツリ Japanese
сыть разнородная Russian
göcelebüken Turkish
gomei du-'anpin Hebrew
גֹּמֶא דּוּ-אַנְפִּין Hebrew
rizspalka Hungarian
truska dyformash Albanian
truskë Albanian
разновидна кискла трева Bulgarian
разнороден циперус Bulgarian
junça diforme Catalan
yì xíng suō cǎo Chinese
异型莎草 Chinese
raznolični šilj Croatian
părul porcului de baltă Romanian
šachorec nepravidelný Slovak
смикавець різнорідний Ukrainian