EPPO Global Database

Pycreus lanceolatus(CYPLC)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CYPLC
  • Preferred name: Pycreus lanceolatus
  • Authority: (Poiret) Clarke


Africa (throughout, except Somalia, Mozambique and southern Africa generally), USA (southeast), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean (Cuba, Jamaica, Hispaniola), South America (Colombia, Bolivia, Paraguay, eastern Brazil, Argentina)

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cyperus fasciculatus Elliott
Cyperus flavus Presl & J. Presl
Cyperus lanceolatus Poiret
Cyperus olfarsianus Kunth
Pycreus propinquus Nees

Common names
Name Language
epiphytic flatsedge English
lance sedge English
tiririca-do-brejo Portuguese (BR)