Utah Valley University Herbarium


Accession # 05710 
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Species Cyperus strigosus L.
Common name   straw-colored flatsedge
D.M. Barnes   847  
Coll. Date 25 July 2001 
Geography United States.  Kentucky.  Jefferson County
Locality S of Ohio river, S side of River Road and Indian Hills. 
Habitat Notes cool, moist, shady, understory, wet meadow. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Cyperus strigosus L.

     Cyperus hansenii Britt.
     Cyperus stenolepis Torr.
     Cyperus strigosus var. capitatus Boeckl.
     Cyperus strigosus var. multiflorus Geise
     Cyperus strigosus var. robustior Britt.
     Cyperus strigosus var. stenolepis (Torr.) Kükenth.

Common Name(s): stawcolored flatsedge, strawcolor flatsedge, strawcolor nutgrass, strawcolored flatsedge, strawcolored nutgrass.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=39901, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Cyperaceae
                                    Genus: Cyperus
                                        Species: Cyperus strigosus


Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05710s2.jpg

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Taxon Links for species Cyperus strigosus  L.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

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