EPPO Global Database

Cyperus esculentus(CYPES)

Distribution details in Austria

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, restricted distribution
EPPO Reporting Service (2017/201) : rarely recorded until 2000, but more recently the species has spread, and large populations are recorded in southern Austria.
* de Cauwer B, de Ryck S, Biesemans N, Claerhout S (2017) Differences in growth and herbicide sensitivity among clonal populations of Cyperus esculentus found in Belgian maize fields. Abstract of a paper presented at the 69th International Symposium on Crop Protection (Ghent, BE, 2017-05-23), p 68.

* Flora Europaea.

* Follak S, Schleicher C, Schwarz M, Essl F (2017) Major emerging alien plants in Austrian crop fields. Weed Research. DOI:10.1111/wre.12272.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Germany Present, no details view...
Hungary Present, restricted distribution view...
Italy Sicilia Present, no details view...
Italy Present, no details view...
Switzerland Present, restricted distribution view...