Cyperus aggregatus (Willd.) Endl. var. aggregatus (Cat. Horti Vindob. 1: 93. 1842.)
Localities: West Indies (native), Lesser Antilles (native) [], Greater Antilles [Jamaica (native), Cuba (native), Hispaniola (native)[], Puerto Rico (native)[], Virgin Islands (native) ( St. Croix, St. Thomas, ) ], North America (TX, LA), Mexico (native), Central America (native), South America (native),
Synonyms: Cyperus cayennensis (Lam.) Britton (Bull. Dept. Agric. Jamaica 5(Suppl. 1): 8. 1907.), Cyperus flavamariscus Griseb. (Fl. Brit. W. I. 567. 1864.), Cyperus flavus (Vahl) Nees (Linnaea 19: 698. 1847.), Cyperus productus C. Wright (in F.A. Sauvalle, Anales Acad. Ci. Méd. Habana 8: 77. 1871.), Kyllinga cayennensis Lam. (Tabl. Encycl. 1: 149. 1791.), Mariscus aggregatus Willd. (Enum. Pl. 1: 70. 1809.), Mariscus cayennensis (Lam.) Urb. (Symb. Antill. 2: 165. 1900.), Mariscus flavus Vahl (Enum. Pl. 2: 374. 1805.),
Citations:1). Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. and M.T. Strong. 2005. Monocots and Gymnosperms of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 52: 1-415. 2). Britton, N.L. and P. Wilson. 1923-1926. Botany of Porto Rico and Virgin Islands. Scientific Survey of Porto Rico and Virgin Islands. New York Academy of Sciences, New York. 3). Original publication consulted. 4). Tucker, G.C. 1994. Revision of the Mexican species of Cyperus (Cyperaceae). Syst. Bot. Monogr. 43: 1-213. 5). Urban, I. 1898-1928. Symbolae Antillanae, Vol. 1-9. Berlin, Leipzig, Germany. 6). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. 2008. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Website:
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