EPPO Global Database

Cyperus cyperoides(MAPSI)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: MAPSI
  • Preferred name: Cyperus cyperoides
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Kuntze

Notes

Indian subcontinent, China (including Taiwan), Japan, Korea, Indochina, Malesia, tropical Africa, Madagascar, New Guinea, Australia. Introduced in Central America, Caribbean, South America (Venezuela)


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Kyllinga umbellata Rottbøll
Mariscus alternifolius Vahl
Mariscus cyperoides (Linnaeus) Kuntze
Mariscus sieberianus Clarke
Mariscus sumatrensis (Retzius) Raynal
Mariscus umbellatus (Rottbøll) Vahl
Scirpus cyperoides Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
Pacific island flatsedge English
inukugu Japanese
イヌクグ Japanese
zhuān zǐ miáo Chinese
砖子苗 Chinese