Skip to main content
  1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Rhynchospora Vahl
      1. Rhynchospora splendens Lindm.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Venezuela to W. Guyana, Bolivia, SE. & S. Brazil.

    Images

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Guyana, Venezuela

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Rhynchospora splendens Lindm. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1979 Santos, T.S. [3277], Bahia K000189528
    May 1, 1889 Glaziou, A.F.M. [11650], Brazil K000632455 Unknown type material
    Hunt, D.R. [6404], Brazil K001180674
    Hunt, D.R. [6386], Brazil K001180676
    Hunt, D.R. [6427], Brazil K001180678
    Lindeman, J.C. [1056], Brazil K001180679
    Lindeman, J.C. [1934], Brazil K001180681
    Irwin, H.S. [22049], Brazil K001180677
    Dusén, P. [2096], Brazil K001180680
    Clarke, C.B. [1385], Brazil K001180673
    Freire, L.A. [1016], Brazil K001180675
    Takemura, O.S. [s.n.], Brazil K001180682

    Bibliography

    First published in Bih. Kongl. Svenska Vetensk.-Akad. Handl. 26(9): 26 (1900)

    Accepted by

    • Silva da Silva Filho, P.J., Trevisan, R. & Boldrini, I.I. (2013). Taxonomic novelties in Rhynchospora (Cyperaceae) Phytotaxa 149: 1-11.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Strong, M.T. (2006). Taxonomy and distribution of Rhynchospora (Cyperaceae) in the Guianas, South America Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 53: 1-225.
    • Govaerts, R. (2004). World Checklist of Monocotyledons Database in ACCESS: 1-54382. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Silva da Silva Filho, P.J., Trevisan, R. & Boldrini, I.I. (2013). Taxonomic novelties in Rhynchospora (Cyperaceae) Phytotaxa 149: 1-11.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0