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Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Cyperus L.

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Kingdom  Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom  Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision  Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division  Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class  Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass  Commelinidae
Order  Cyperales
Family  Cyperaceae – Sedge family
Genus  Cyperus L. – flatsedge P
 
Contains 129 Species and 147 accepted taxa overall
 
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Species  Cyperus acuminatus Torr. & Hook. ex Torr. – tapertip flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus aggregatus (Willd.) Endl. – inflatedscale flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus alopecuroides Rottb. – foxtail flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus amabilis Vahl – foothill flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus amuricus Maxim. – Asian flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus articulatus L. – jointed flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus auriculatus Nees & Meyen ex Kunth – eared flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus bipartitus Torr. – slender flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus calcicola Britton – Caribbean flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus cephalanthus Torr. & Hook. – buttonbush flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus compactus Retz. P
Species  Cyperus compressus L. – poorland flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus confertus Sw. – West Indian flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus congestus Vahl – clustered flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus croceus Vahl – Baldwin's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus cuspidatus Kunth – coastal plain flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus cyperinus (Retz.) Sur. – Old World flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus cyperoides (L.) Kuntze – Pacific island flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus ×deamii O'Neill (pro sp.) – flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus dentatus Torr. – toothed flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus dentoniae G. Tucker – hairy flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus diandrus Torr. – umbrella flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus difformis L. – variable flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus diffusus Vahl – diffused flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus digitatus Roxb. – finger flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus dioicus I.M. Johnst. – flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus dipsaceus Liebm. – Wright's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus distans L. f. – Piedmont flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus distinctus Steud. – swamp flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus drummondii Torr. & Hook. – Drummond's sedge P
Species  Cyperus echinatus (L.) Alph. Wood – globe flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus elegans L. – royal flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus entrerianus Boeckeler – woodrush flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus eragrostis Lam. – tall flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus erythrorhizos Muhl. – redroot flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus esculentus L. – yellow nutsedge P
Variety  Cyperus esculentus L. var. esculentus L. [excluded] – yellow nutsedge P
Variety  Cyperus esculentus L. var. hermannii (Buckley) Britton – yellow nutsedge P
Variety  Cyperus esculentus L. var. leptostachyus Boeckeler – yellow nutsedge P
Variety  Cyperus esculentus L. var. macrostachyus Boeckeler – yellow nutsedge P
Variety  Cyperus esculentus L. var. sativus Boeckeler – yellow nutsedge P
Species  Cyperus fauriei Kük. – alpine flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus fendlerianus Boeckeler – Fendler's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus filicinus Vahl – fern flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus filiformis Sw. – wiry flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus flavescens L. – yellow flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus flavicomus Michx. – whiteedge flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus flavidus Retz. P
Species  Cyperus flexuosus Vahl – Vahl's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus floribundus (Kük.) Carter & Jones – Rio Grande sedge P
Species  Cyperus floridanus Britton – Florida flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus fugax Liebm. – withering flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus fuligineus Chapm. – limestone flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus fuscus L. – brown flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus giganteus Vahl – giant flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus gracilis R. Br. – slimjim flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus granitophilus McVaugh – granite flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus grayi Torr. – Gray's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus grayoides Mohlenbr. – Illinois flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus haspan L. – haspan flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus hermaphroditus (Jacq.) Standl. – hermaphrodite flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus hillebrandii Boeckeler – Hillebrand's flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus hillebrandii Boeckeler var. decipiens (Hillebr.) Kük. – Hillebrand's flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus hillebrandii Boeckeler var. hillebrandii – Hillebrand's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus houghtonii Torr. – Houghton's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus hyalinus Vahl – Queensland sedge P
Species  Cyperus hypochlorus Hillebr. – Oahu flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus hypochlorus Hillebr. var. brevior Kük. – Oahu flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus hypochlorus Hillebr. var. hypochlorus – Oahu flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus hypochlorus Hillebr. var. kauaiensis Kük., nom. inq. – Oahu flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus hypopitys G. Tucker – pine flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus hystricinus Fernald – bristly flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus imbricatus Retz. – shingle flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus involucratus Rottb. – unbrella plant P
Species  Cyperus iria L. – ricefield flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus javanicus Houtt. – Javanese flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus laevigatus L. – smooth flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus lancastriensis Porter ex A. Gray – manyflower flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus lanceolatus Poir. – epiphytic flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus lecontei Torr. ex Steud. – Le Conte's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus lentiginosus Millsp. & Chase – Latin American flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus ligularis L. – Alabama swamp flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus lupulinus (Spreng.) Marcks – Great Plains flatsedge P
Subspecies  Cyperus lupulinus (Spreng.) Marcks ssp. lupulinus – Great Plains flatsedge P
Subspecies  Cyperus lupulinus (Spreng.) Marcks ssp. macilentus (Fernald) Marcks – Great Plains flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus manimae Kunth – spectacular flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus manimae Kunth var. asperrimus (Liebm.) Kük. – spectacular flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus manimae Kunth var. divergens (Kunth) Kük. [excluded] P
Species  Cyperus meyenianus Kunth – Meyen's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus mutisii (Kunth) Griseb. – Mutis' flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus nanus Willd. – Indian flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus nanus Willd. var. nanus – Indian flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus nanus Willd. var. subtenuis Kük. – Indian flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus neokunthianus Kük. – Maui flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus niger Ruiz & Pav. – black flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus ochraceus Vahl – pond flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus odoratus L. – fragrant flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus onerosus M.C. Johnst. – plains flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus ovatus Baldw. – ovateleaf flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus owanii Boeckeler – Owan's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus oxylepis Nees ex Steud. – sharpscale flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus pallidicolor (Kük.) G. Tucker – pallid flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus papyrus L. – papyrus P
Species  Cyperus parishii Britton – Parish's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus pennatiformis Kük. – coastal flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus pennatiformis Kük. var. bryanii Kük. – Bryan's flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus pennatiformis Kük. var. pennatiformis – coastal flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus phaeolepis Cherm. – Madagascar flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus phleoides (Nees ex Kunth) Hillebr. – Molokai flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus phleoides (Nees ex Kunth) Hillebr. var. hawaiensis (H. Mann) Kük. – Molokai flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus phleoides (Nees ex Kunth) Hillebr. var. phleoides – Molokai flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus pilosus Vahl – fuzzy flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus planifolius Rich. – flatleaf flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus plukenetii Fernald – Plukenet's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus polystachyos Rottb. – manyspike flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus polystachyos Rottb. var. miser Kük. – manyspike flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus polystachyos Rottb. var. polystachyos – manyspike flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus polystachyos Rottb. var. texensis (Torr.) Fernald – Texan flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus prolifer Lam. – miniature flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus prolixus Kunth – mosquito flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus pseudothyrsiflorus (Kük.) R. Carter & S.D. Jones – flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus pseudovegetus Steud. – marsh flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus pumilus L. – low flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus reflexus Vahl – bentawn flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus refractus Engelm. ex Boeckeler – reflexed flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus retroflexus Buckley – oneflower flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus retrofractus (L.) Torr. – rough flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus retrorsus Chapm. – pine barren flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus retrorsus Chapm. var. retrorsus – pine barren flatsedge P
Variety  Cyperus retrorsus Chapm. var. robustus (Boeckeler) Kük. – pine barren flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus rockii Kük. – Kauai flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus rotundus L. – nutgrass P
Species  Cyperus sandwicensis Kük. – cliffs flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus sanguinolentus Vahl – purpleglume flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus schweinitzii Torr. – Schweinitz's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus serotinus Rottb. – tidalmarsh flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus seslerioides Kunth – Texas flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus setigerus Torr. & Hook. – lean flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus spectabilis Link – spectacular flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus sphacelatus Rottb. – roadside flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus sphaerolepis Boeckeler – Rusby's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus squarrosus L. – bearded flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus strigosus L. – strawcolored flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus surinamensis Rottb. – tropical flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus swartzii (A. Dietr.) Boeckeler ex Kük. – Swartz's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus tenerrimus Liebm. – flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus tenuis Sw. – crevice flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus tetragonus Elliott – fourangle flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus thyrsiflorus Jungh. – southern flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus trachysanthos Hook. & Arn. – sticky flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus trinervis R. Br. – Australian flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus unioloides R. Br. – uniola flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus urbanii Boeckeler – Urban's flatsedge P
Species  Cyperus virens Michx. – green flatsedge P

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