EPPO Global Database

Cyperus nutans(CYPNU)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CYPNU
  • Preferred name: Cyperus nutans
  • Authority: Vahl


Israel and Jordan, Western Asia, Himalayas, India, China, southern Asia, Africa (eastern and some other countries), Australia 

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cyperus eleusinoides Kunth
Cyperus nutans subsp. eleusinoides (Kunth) Haynes

Common names
Name Language
gomei tzefuf-shibbolet Hebrew
גֹּמֶא צְפוּף-שִׁבֹּלֶת Hebrew
suì suō cǎo Chinese
穗莎草 Chinese