Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 08804 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
CyperaceaeCyperaceaeCyperaceae  
Species Cyperus esculentus L.
Infraspecific    var. leptostachyus Boeckeler
Common name   yellow nutsedge
Collector(s)
R. Jolley   2003-47  
Coll. Date 13 August 2003 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Utah County
Locality Utah Valley State College wet land.
    
Habitat Notes in the shallow water along ditch bank. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


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

     Cyperus esculentus var. leptostachyus Boeckl.

     Cyperus esculentus auct. non L. p.p.
     Cyperus esculentus var. angustispicatus Britt.

Common Name(s): chufa flatsedge, yellow nutgrass, yellow nutsedge.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=534184, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Cyperaceae
                                    Genus: Cyperus
                                        Species: Cyperus esculentus
                                            Variety: Cyperus esculentus var. leptostachyus
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 08804s2.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 04768s2.jpg 
04768

Nearby Accessions

Locale

Links

Taxon Links for species Cyperus esculentus  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

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Cyperus+esculentus

Zooming out might reveal more collections in other states.

Note: Printing this page will show all information sequentially.   edit