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Molokai flatsedge
Cyperus phleoides
Cyperus phleoides
Molokai flatsedge Sedge Family
Cyperus phleoides Cyperaceae
common name
  Molokai flatsedge
accepted scientific name
  Cyperus phleoides (Nees ex Kunth) Hillebr.
rules for finding collection records
  Cyperus phleoides (132)
family name
  • Cyperaceae
Image Author: ©2005 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
Image Source Image Source
Category: Grass/Sedge/Rush
Grass Category: Sedge
Plant Observed All Year
Endemic to Hawaii

How Likely at this Location (24%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Starr Environmental (20)
SEINet (1)
where plant found
mag select

grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Cyperus phleoides   (Nees ex Kunth) Hillebr.   (TSN: 501934, Index: 318)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Common Names

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Family Names