Cyperus odoratus

Family:CYPERACEAE
Species:Cyperus odoratus L.
Common Name:FRAGRANT FLATSEDGE
Plant Notes:**
Status:Native, FACW (DEP), FACW (NWPL)
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Classification

FamilyCYPERACEAE
Genus Cyperus
Species Cyperus odoratus L. - FRAGRANT FLATSEDGE

Citation

Citation CYPERUS ODORATUS Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 46. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: JAMAICA: Without data (lectotype: Sloane, Voy. Jamaica. 1: t. 74(1). 1707). Lectotypified by Dandy, in Exell, Cat. Vasc. Pl. S. Tomé 360. 1944.

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Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Cyperus acicularis Cyperus acicularis (Schrader ex Nees von Esenbeck) Steudel, Syn. Pl. Glumac. 2: 45. 1854, non (Linnaeus) Withering 1796.BASIONYM: Diclidium aciculare Schrader ex Nees von Esenbeck 1842. 
Cyperus engelmannii Cyperus engelmannii Steudel, Syn. Pl. Glumac. 2: 47. 1854. TYPE: ILLINOIS: Madison Co.: Cahokia, Sep 1845, Engelmann s.n. (holotype: P?; isotype: GH).
Cyperus ferax Cyperus ferax Richard, Actes Soc. Hist. Nat. Paris 1: 106. 1792. TYPE: FRENCH GUIANA: Without data, LeBlond s.n. (holotype: P; isotype: G).
Cyperus ferax subsp. engelmannii Cyperus ferax Richard, subsp. engelmannii (Steudel) Kükenthal, in Engler, Pflanzenr. 4(Heft 101): 620. 1936.BASIONYM: Cyperus engelmannii Steudel 1854. 
Cyperus ferax subsp. speciosus Cyperus ferax Richard, subsp. speciosus (Vahl) Kükenthal, in Engler, Pflanzenr. 4(Heft 101): 619. 1936.BASIONYM: Cyperus speciosus Vahl 1805. 
Cyperus ferax var. engelmannii Cyperus ferax Richard, var. engelmannii (Steudel) Kükenthal ex Osten, Anales Mus. Nac. Montevideo, ser. 2. 3: 159. 1931.BASIONYM: Cyperus engelmannii Steudel 1854. 
Cyperus ferruginescens Cyperus ferruginescens Boeckeler, Linnaea 36: 396. 1870. TYPE: MISSOURI: St. Louis Co.: St. Louis,
Cyperus hamiltonii Cyperus hamiltonii Kunth, Enum. Pl. 2: 90. 1837.BASIONYM: Toruliniuim confertum Desvaux ex Hamilton 1825. 
Cyperus huarmensis Cyperus huarmensis (Kunth) M. C. Johnston, Southw. Naturalist 11: 124. 1966.BASIONYM: Mariscus huarmensis Kunth 1816. 
Cyperus longispicatus Cyperus longispicatus Norton, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 12: 37, t. 5. 1902, non Boeckeler 1896. TYPE: TEXAS: Bexar Co.: San Antonio, 1900, Bush 1248 (holotype: MO).
Cyperus michauxianus Cyperus michauxianus Schultes, Mant. 2: 123. 1824.  
Cyperus nortonii Cyperus nortonii A. Heller, Muhlenbergia 6: 12. 1910.BASIONYM: Cyperus longispicatus Norton 1902, non Boeckeler 1896. 
Cyperus odoratus var. engelmannii Cyperus odoratus Linnaeus, var. engelmannii (Steudel) R. Carter et al., in S. D. Jones et al., Phytologia 80: 289. 1996.BASIONYM: Cyperus engelmannii Steudel 1854. 
Cyperus odoratus var. squarrosus Cyperus odoratus Linnaeus, var. squarrosus (Britton) S. D. Jones et al., Phytologia 80: 289. 1996.BASIONYM: Cyperus speciosus Vahl, var. squarrosus Britton 1886; Cyperus ferruginescens Boeckeler 1870. 
Cyperus speciosus Cyperus speciosus Vahl, Enum. Pl. 2: 364. 1805. TYPE: VIRGINIA: Without data, Herb. Vaillant s.n. (lectotype: P). Lectotypified by Fernald & Griscom, Rhodora 37: 149. 1935.
Cyperus speciosus var. ferruginescens Cyperus speciosus Vahl, var. ferruginescens (Boeckeler) Britton, Mem. Torrey Bot. Club 5: 61. 1894, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Cyperus speciosus Vahl, var. squarrosus Britton 1886; Cyperus ferruginescens Boeckeler 1870. 
Cyperus speciosus var. squarrosus Cyperus speciosus Vahl, var. squarrosus Britton, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 13: 214. 1886.BASIONYM: Cyperus ferruginescens Boeckeler 1870. 
Cyperus virginicus Cyperus virginicus Jacquin ex Steudel, Syn. Pl. Glumac. 2: 47. 1854, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Cyperus speciosus Vahl 1805. 
Diclidium ferax Diclidium ferax (Richard) Schrader ex Nees von Esenbeck, in Martius, Fl. Bras. 2(1): 54. 1842.BASIONYM: Cyperus ferax Richard 1792. 
Diclidium odoratum Diclidium odoratum (Linnaeus) Nees von Esenbeck, in Martius, Fl. Bras. 2(1): 54. 1842.BASIONYM: Cyperus odoratus Linnaeus 1753. 
Mariscus ferax Mariscus ferax (Richard) C. B. Clarke, in Hooker f., Fl. Brit. India 6: 624. 1893.BASIONYM: Cyperus ferax Richard 1792. 
Mariscus huarmensis Mariscus huarmensis Kunth, in Humboldt et al., Nov. Gen. Sp. 1: 214. 1816. TYPE: PERU: Between Santa, Huarmey and Lima, s.d., Humboldt & Bonpland s.n. (holotype: P).
Papyrus odoratus Papyrus odoratus (Linnaeus) Willdenow, Abh. Königl. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 1812: 73. 1816.BASIONYM: Cyperus odoratus Linnaeus 1753. 
Torulinium ferax Torulinium ferax (Richard) Hamilton, Prodr. Pl. Ind. Occid. 15. 1825.BASIONYM: Cyperus ferax Richard 1792. 
Torulinium michauxianum Torulinium michauxianum (Schultes) C. B. Clarke, in Urban, Symb. Antill. 2: 56. 1900.BASIONYM: Cyperus michauxianus Schultes 1824. 
Torulinium odoratum Torulinium odoratum (Linnaeus) S. S. Hooper, Kew Bull. 26: 579. 1972.BASIONYM: Cyperus odoratus Linnaeus 1753. 
Cyperus bracteolatus Cyperus bracteolatus Steudel, Syn. Pl. Glumac. 2: 49. 1854. TYPE: PHILIPPINES: Luzon:
Cyperus californicus Cyperus californicus S. Watson, Bot. California 2: 216. 1880. TYPE: CALIFORNIA: Without data, Fitch s.n. (holotype: GH).
Cyperus carruthii Cyperus carruthii A. W. Wood, in Smyth, Checkl. Pl. Kansas 26. 1892.  
Cyperus cephalophorus Cyperus cephalophorus J. Presl & C. Presl, in C. Presl, Reliq. Haenk. 1: 170. 1828, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Cyperus conglobatus Humboldt ex Link 1820. 
Cyperus conglobatus Cyperus conglobatus Humboldt ex Link, Handb Gewächsk. 1(3): 87. 1820. TYPE: VENEZUELA:
Cyperus cubanus Cyperus cubanus Liebmann, Mexic. Halvgr. 222. 1850. TYPE: CUBA: Near Havana, Apr 1845, Liebmann 14355 (holotype: C).
Cyperus densiflorus Cyperus densiflorus G. Meyer, Prim. Fl. Esseq. 34. 1818.  
Cyperus distans Cyperus distans G. Meyer, Prim. Fl. Esseq. 35. 1818, nom. illegit. et non Linnaeus f. 1782.BASIONYM: Cyperus stellatus Rudge 1805. 
Cyperus eggersii var. laticeps Cyperus eggersii Boeckeler, var. laticeps Kükenthal, in Engler, Pflanzenr. 4(Heft 101): 623. 1936.  
Cyperus ehrenbergii Cyperus ehrenbergii Kunth, Enum. Pl. 2: 89. 1837. TYPE: VIRGIN ISLANDS: St. Thomas: Without data, Ehrenberg 77 (holotype: ?; isotype: HAL).
Cyperus familiaris Cyperus familiaris Steud., Syn. Pl. Glumac. 2: 46. 1854. TYPE: CUBA:
Cyperus ferax forma parvus Cyperus ferax Richard, forma parvus (Britton) Kükenthal, in Engler, Pflanzenr. 4(Heft 101): 620. 1936.BASIONYM: Cyperus speciosus Vahl, var. parvus Britton 1886; Cyperus parvus Boeckeler 1870, non Hasskarl 1844. 
Cyperus ferax var. acicularis Cyperus ferax Richard, var. acicularis (Schrader ex Nees von Esenbeck) Kükenthal, in Engler, Pflanzenr. 4(Heft 101): 619. 1936.BASIONYM: Diclidium aciculare Schrader ex Nees von Esenbeck 1842. 
Cyperus ferax var. conglobatus Cyperus ferax Richard, var. conglobatus (Humboldt ex Link) Kükenthal, in Engler, Pflanzenr. 4(Heft 101): 617. 1936.BASIONYM: Cyperus conglobatus Humboldt ex Link 1820. 
Cyperus ferax var. densiflorus Cyperus ferax Richard, var. densiflorus (G. Meyer) Kükenthal, in Engler, Pflanzenr. 4(Heft 101): 618. 1936.BASIONYM: Cyperus densiflorus G. Meyer 1818. 
Cyperus ferax var. maximiliani Cyperus ferax Richard, var. maximiliani (Schrader ex Nees von Esenbeck) Boeckeler, Linnaea 36: 400. 1870.BASIONYM: Dicildium maximiliani Schrader ex Nees von Esenbeck 1842. 
Cyperus ferax var. novae-hannoverae Cyperus ferax Richard, var. novae-hannoverae (Boeckeler) Kükenthal, in Engler, Pflanzenr. 4(Heft 101): 618. 1936.BASIONYM: Cyperus novae-hannoverae Boeckeler 1884. 
Cyperus ferax var. squarrosus Cyperus ferax Richard, var. squarrosus (Britton) Kükenthal, in Engler, Pflanzenr. 4(Heft 101): 620. 1936.BASIONYM: Cyperus speciosus Vahl, var. squarrosus Britton 1886. 
Cyperus fossarum Cyperus fossarum Schlechtendal, Linnaea 31: 316. 1862, non Liebmann 1850.  
Cyperus fossarum Cyperus fossarum Liebmann, Mexic. Halvgr. 225. 1850. TYPE: MEXICO: Oaxaca: Near Tehuantepec, by Hacienda de Santa Crux, Dec 1842, Liebmann 14359 (holotype: C; isotypes: GH, K).
Cyperus fragilis Cyperus fragilis Liebmann, Mexic. Halvgr. 226. 1850. TYPE: MEXICO: Veracruz: Coast region by Paso de Don Juana, Feb 1841, Liebmann 14360 (holotype: C; isotype: K).
Cyperus granadinus Cyperus granadinus Liebmann, Mexic. Halvgr. 224. 1850. TYPE: NICARAGUA: Granada, Jun, Oersted 14363 (holotype: C).
Cyperus haenkei Cyperus haenkei J. Presl & C. Presl, in C. Presl, Reliq. Haenk. 1: 172. 1828.  
Cyperus horizontalis Cyperus horizontalis Steudel, Syn. Pl. Glumac. 2: 49. 1854.  
Cyperus ignoratus Cyperus ignoratus Boeckeler, Linnaea 36: 395. 1870.  
Cyperus jubaeflorus Cyperus jubaeflorus Rudge, Pl. Guian. 17, t. 21. 1805.  
Cyperus lenticularis Cyperus lenticularis (Nees von Esenbeck) Steudel, Syn. Pl. Glumac. 2: 48. 1854.BASIONYM: Diclidium lenticulare Nees von Esenbeck 1842. 
Cyperus lomentaceus Cyperus lomentaceus Nees von Esenbeck & Meyen ex Kunth, Enum. Pl. 2: 83. 1837.  
Cyperus longeradiatus Cyperus longeradiatus Steudel, Syn. Pl. Glumac. 2: 37. 1854. TYPE: MEXICO: Oaxaca:
Cyperus macrocepalus Cyperus macrocepahalus Liebmann, Mexic. Halvgr. 221. 1850. TYPE: MEXICO: Veracruz: Río Nautla at Pital, s.d., Liebmann 14367 holotype: C; isotypes: GH, HAL, K. LL, MICH).
Cyperus maximiliani Cyperus maximiliani (Schrader ex Nees von Esenbeck) Grisebach, Abh. Königl. Ges. Wiss. Göttingen 24: 311. 1879.BASIONYM: Dicildium maximiliani Schrader ex Nees von Esenbeck 1842. 
Cyperus multibracteatus Cyperus multibracteatus Boeckeler, Flora 58: 107. 1875.  
Cyperus multiceps Cyperus multiceps Hooker & Arnott, Bot. Beechey Vot. 100. 1832, non Link 1827.  
Cyperus nitidulus Cyperus nitidulus Boeckeler, Linnaea 36: 363. 1870.BASIONYM: Diclidium uliginosum Nees von Esenbeck 1842. 
Cyperus novae-hannoverae Cyperus novae-hannoverae Boeckeler, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 5: 91. 1884.  
Cyperus odoratus var. acicularis Cyperus odoratus Linnaeus, var. acicularis (Schrader ex Nees von Esenbeck) O'Neill, in León, Fl. Cuba 1: 196. 1946.BASIONYM: Diclidium aciculare Schrader ex Nees von Esenbeck 1842. 
Cyperus odoratus var. attenuatus Cyperus odoratus Linnaeus, var. attenuatus Fosberg & Sachet, Micronesica 20: 167. 1987.  
Cyperus odoratus var. curtispiculus Cyperus odoratus Linnaeus, var. curtispiculus Fosberg & Sachet, Micronesica 20: 167. 1987. TYPE: NORTHERN MARIANAS ISLANDS: Roti Island, 1945, Walter 95R (holotype: US).
Cyperus odoratus var. novae-hannoverae Cyperus odoratus Linnaeus, var. novae-hannoverae (Boeckeler) Fosberg & Sachet, Micronesica 20: 168. 1987.BASIONYM: Cyperus novae-hannoverae Boeckeler 1884. 
Cyperus oerstedii Cyperus oerstedii Liebmann, Mexic. Halvgr. 224. 1850. TYPE: NICARAGUA: Segovia, Jan 1848, Oersted 14372 (holotype: C).
Cyperus oxycarioides Cyperus oxycarioides Britton, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 11: 86. 1884. TYPE: TEXAS: Valley of the lower Rio Grande, s.d., Buckley s.n. (holotype: NY).
Cyperus parvispiculatus Cyperus parvispiculatus Boeckeler, Beitr. Cyper. 1: 6. 1888. TYPE: VIRGIN ISLANDS: St. Thomas:
Cyperus parvus Cyperus parvus Boeckeler, Linnaea 36: 397. 1870. TYPE: MISSOURI:
Cyperus poaeoides Cyperus poaeoides Desvaux ex Hamilton, Prodr. Pl. Ind. Occid. 12. 1825.  
Cyperus pohlianus Cyperus pohlianus (Nees von Esenbeck) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 3(2): 333. 1898.BASIONYM: Mariscus pohlianus Nees von Esenbeck 1842. 
Cyperus prescottianus Cyperus prescottianus Hooker & Arnott, Bot. Beechey Vot. 100. 1832, non Link 1827.  
Cyperus pseudostrigosus Cyperus pseudostrigosus Steudel, Syn. Pl. Glumac. 2: 46. 1854. TYPE: SENEGAL:
Cyperus raiateensis Cyperus raiateensis J. W. Moore, Bernice P. Bishop Mus. Bull. 102: 19. 1933. TYPE: SOCIETY ISLANDS: Raiatea, ca. 2 km S of Uturoa, 14 Sep 1926, Moore 65 (holotype: BISH).
Cyperus raphiostachys Cyperus raphiostachys Link, Jahrb. Gewächsk. 1(3): 87. 1820. TYPE: VENEZUELA:
Cyperus reineckei Cyperus reineckei Boeckeler, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 25: 585. 1898.  
Cyperus rufinus Cyperus rufinus Liebmann, Mexic. Halvgr. 222. 1850. TYPE: MEXICO: Puebla: Tehuacan, San Lorenzo, Dec 1842, Liebmann 14373 (holotype: C).
Cyperus sanctae-crucis Cyperus sanctae-crucis Liebmann, Mexic. Halvgr. 225. 1850. TYPE: VIRGIN ISLANDS: St. Croix: Lagunen ved Frederiksstad, s.d., Oersted 14374 (holotype: C).
Cyperus speciosus var. parvus Cyperus speciosus Vahl, var. parvus Britton, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 13: 214. 1886.BASIONYM: Cyperus parvus Boeckeler 1870, non Hasskarl 1844. 
Cyperus speciosus var. squarrosus Cyperus speciosus Vahl, var. squarrosus Britton, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 13: 214. 1886.  
Cyperus stellatus Cyperus stellatus Rudge, Pl. Guian. 17, t. 20. 1805.  
Diclidium aciculare Diclidium aciculare Schrader ex Nees von Esenbeck, in Martius, Fl. Bras. 2(1): 55. 1842. TYPE: BRAZIL: Bahia: Without data, Martius s.n. (holotype: M).
Diclidium fuscatum Diclidium fuscatum Schrader ex Nees von Esenbeck, in Martius, Fl. Bras. 2(1): 52. 1842. TYPE: BRAZIL: Minas Gerais:
Diclidium lenticulare Diclidium lenticulare Nees von Esenbeck, in Martius, Fl. Bras. 2(1): 53. 1842. TYPE: BRAZIL: Amazonas:
Diclidium lomentaceum Diclidium lomentaceum (Nees von Esenbeck & Meyen ex Kunth) Nees von Esenbeck, in Martius, Fl. Bras. 2(1): 55. 1842.BASIONYM: Cyperus lomentaceus Nees von Esenbeck & Meyen ex Kunth 1837. 
Diclidium maximiliani Diclidium maximiliani Schrader ex Nees von Esenbeck, in Martius, Fl. Bras. 2(1): 52. 1842. TYPE: BRAZIL: Minas Gerais:
Diclidium uliginosum Diclidium uliginosum Nees von Esenbeck, in Martius, Fl. Bras. 2(1): 56. 1842.  
Mariscus familiaris Mariscus familiaris (Steudel) T. Koyama, Phytologia 29: 73. 1974.BASIONYM: Cyperus familiaris Steudel 1854. 
Mariscus pohlianus Mariscus pohlianus Nees von Esenbeck, in Martius, Fl. Bras. 2(1): 50. 1842. TYPE: BRAZIL: Goias:
Mariscus rhaphiostachys Mariscus rhaphiostachys Liebmann, Mexic. Halvgr. 232. 1850. TYPE: NICARAGUA:
Torulinium confertum Torulinium confertum Desvaux ex Hamilton, Prodr. Pl. Ind. Occid. 15. 1825. TYPE: FRENCH GUIANA:
Torulinium macrocephalum Torulinium macrocephalum (Liebmann) C. B. Clarke, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew, Add. Ser. 8: 20. 1908.BASIONYM: Cyperus macrocephalus Liebmann 1850. 
Torulinium macrocephalum var. davidsei Torulinium macrocephalum (Liebmann) C. B. Clarke, var. davidsei C. D. Adams, Phytologia 63: 399. 1876. TYPE: TRINIDAD: Ca. 1 mi. W of Blanchiseuse at Marianne River crossing, 31 Jul 1970, Davidse 2477 (holotype: MO).