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IRMNG taxon details

Cyperaceae de Jussieu, 1789

115368  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:115368)

accepted
Family
Genus Abildgaardia M. Vahl, 1805
Genus Actinoschoenus Bentham, 1881
Genus Actinoscirpus (J. Ohwi) R.W. Haines & K.A. Lye, 1971
Genus Afroscirpoides A.S. García-Madrid & A.M. Muasya, 2015
Genus Afrotrilepis (Gilly) Raynal, 1963
Genus Alinula J. Raynal, 1977
Genus Amphiscirpus Oteng-Yeboah, 1974
Genus Androtrichum (A.T. Brongniart) A.T. Brongniart in Duperrey, 1834
Genus Arthrostylis R. Brown, 1810
Genus Ascolepis C.G.D. Nees ex Steudel, 1855
Genus Ascopholis C.E.C. Fischer, 1931
Genus Asterochaete C.G.D. Nees, 1834
Genus Baumea Gaudichaud-Beaupré in Freycinet, 1829
Genus Becquerelia Brongniart in Duperrey, 1833
Genus Bisboeckelera O. Kuntze, 1891
Genus Blysmus Panzer in J.A. Schultes, 1824
Genus Bolboschoenoplectus I.V. Tatanov, 2007
Genus Bolboschoenus (Ascherson) Palla in E.H. Hallier & A. Brand, 1905
Genus Bulbostylis Kunth, 1837
Genus Calliscirpus C.N. Gilmour, J.R.Starr & R.F.C. Naczi, 2013
Genus Calyptrocarya C.G.D. Nees, 1834
Genus Capeobolus J. Browning in J. Browning & K.D. Gordon-Gray, 1999
Genus Capitularina J.H. Kern, 1974
Genus Carex Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Carpha J. Banks & Solander ex R. Brown, 1810
Genus Caustis R. Brown, 1810
Genus Cephalocarpus C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842
Genus Chamaexiphium C.F.F. Hochstetter, 1844
Genus Chorizandra R. Brown, 1810
Genus Chrysitrix Linnaeus, 1771
Genus Cladium P. Browne, 1756
Genus Coleochloa Gilly, 1943
Genus Costularia C.B. Clarke in Thiselton-Dyer, 1898
Genus Courtoisina J. Soják, 1980
Genus Crosslandia W.V. Fitzgerald, 1918
Genus Cyathochaeta C.G.D. Nees in J.G.C. Lehmann, 1846
Genus Cyathocoma C.G.D. Nees, 1834
Genus Cymophyllus Mackenzie ex N.L. Britton & A. Brown, 1913
Genus Cyperus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Cypringlea M.T. Strong, 2003
Genus Didymiandrum Gilly, 1941
Genus Diplacrum R. Brown, 1810
Genus Diplasia Persoon, 1805
Genus Dracoscirpoides A.M. Muasya, 2012
Genus Dulichium Persoon, 1805
Genus Eleocharis R. Brown, 1810
Genus Epischoenus C.B. Clarke in Thiselton-Dyer, 1898
Genus Eriophorum Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Erioscirpus Palla, 1896
Genus Evandra R. Brown, 1810
Genus Everardia Ridley, 1886
Genus Exocarya Bentham, 1877
Genus Exochogyne C.B. Clarke, 1905
Genus Ficinia H.A. Schrader, 1832
Genus Fimbristylis M. Vahl, 1805
Genus Fuirena Rottbøll, 1773
Genus Gahnia J.R. Forster & J.G.A. Forster, 1775
Genus Gymnoschoenus C.G.D. Nees, 1841
Genus Hellmuthia Steudel, 1855
Genus Hypolytrum Persoon, 1805
Genus Isolepis R. Brown, 1810
Genus Karinia A.A. Reznicek & R. McVaugh, 1993
Genus Khaosokia D.A. Simpson, K. Chayamarit & J.A.N. Parnell, 2005
Genus Kobresia Willdenow, 1805
Genus Koyamaea W.W. Thomas & G. Davidse, 1989
Genus Kyllinga Rottbøll, 1773
Genus Kyllingiella R.W. Haines & K.A. Lye, 1978
Genus Lagenocarpus C.G.D. Nees, 1834
Genus Lepidosperma Labillardière, 1805
Genus Lepironia Persoon, 1805
Genus Machaerina Vahl, 1805
Genus Mapania Aublet, 1775
Genus Marisculus P. Goetghebeur, 1977
Genus Mesomelaena C.G.D. Nees in J.G.C. Lehmann, 1846
Genus Microdracoides Hua, 1906
Genus Morelotia Gaudichaud-Beaupré in Freycinet, 1829
Genus Neesenbeckia Levyns, 1947
Genus Nelmesia Vanderveken, 1955
Genus Nemum Desvaux ex W. Hamilton, 1825
Genus Oreobolopsis T. Koyama & E.R. Guaglianone, 1988
Genus Oreobolus R. Brown, 1810
Genus Oxycaryum C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842
Genus Paramapania Uittien, 1935
Genus Phaenopyrum Schrad. ex Nees, 1842
Genus Phylloscirpus C.B. Clarke, 1908
Genus Pleurostachys A.T. Brongniart in Duperrey, 1833
Genus Principina Uittien, 1935
Genus Pseudoschoenus (C.B. Clarke) Oteng-Yeboah, 1974
Genus Ptilothrix K.L. Wilson, 1994
Genus Pycreus Palisot de Beauvois, 1816
Genus Queenslandiella Domin, 1915
Genus Reedia F. von Mueller, 1859
Genus Remirea Aublet, 1775
Genus Rhodoscirpus É. Léveillé-Bourret, S. Donadío & J.R. Starr in E. Léveillé-Bourret, S. Donadío, C.N. Gilmour & J.R. Starr, 2015
Genus Rhynchocladium T. Koyama in B. Maguire et al., 1972
Genus Rhynchospora Vahl, 1805
Genus Schoenoplectiella K.A. Lye, 2003
Genus Schoenoplectus (H.G.L. Reichenbach) Palla, 1888
Genus Schoenoxiphium C.G.D. Nees, 1832
Genus Schoenus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Scirpodendron Zippelius ex Kurz, 1869
Genus Scirpoides Séguier, 1754
Genus Scirpus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Scleria P.J. Bergius, 1765
Genus Sphaerocyperus K. Lye, 1972
Genus Sumatroscirpus Oteng-Yeboah, 1974
Genus Syntrinema H. Pfeiffer, 1925
Genus Tetraria Palisot de Beauvois, 1816
Genus Thoracostachyum Kurz, 1869
Genus Trachystylis S.T. Blake, 1937
Genus Trianoptiles Fenzl ex Endlicher, 1836
Genus Trichophorum Persoon, 1805
Genus Trichoschoenus J. Raynal, 1968
Genus Tricostularia C.G.D. Nees ex Lehmann, 1844
Genus Trilepis C.G.D. Nees, 1834
Genus Uncinia Persoon, 1807
Genus Volkeria S.Y. Smith, M.E. Collinson, D.A. Simpson, P.J. Rudall, F. Marone & M. Stampanoni, 2009 †
Genus Zameioscirpus S. Dhooge & P. Goetghebeur, 2003

Genus Acorellus Palla in E.H. Hallier & A. Brand, 1905 accepted as Cyperus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Acriulus Ridley, 1883 accepted as Scleria P.J. Bergius, 1765
Genus Acrocarpus C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842
Genus Aglaia F. Allamand, 1770 (nomen rejiciendum)
Genus Aliniella J. Raynal, 1973
Genus Anosporum C.G.D. Nees, 1834 accepted as Cyperus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Baeothryon A.G. Dietrich, 1833 accepted as Eleocharis R. Brown, 1810
Genus Blepharolepis C.G.D. Nees, 1843 accepted as Scirpus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Blysmocarex N.A. Ivanova, 1940 accepted as Kobresia Willdenow, 1805
Genus Blysmopsis Oteng-Yeboah, 1974 accepted as Blysmus Panzer in J.A. Schultes, 1824
Genus Boeckeleria T. Durand, 1888 accepted as Tetraria Palisot de Beauvois, 1816
Genus Buekia C.G.D. Nees, 1834
Genus Bulbostylis C. Steven, 1817 (nomen rejiciendum)
Genus Callistachys J. Heuffel, 1844
Genus Capitularia J.V. Suringar, 1912 accepted as Capitularina J.H. Kern, 1974
Genus Catagyna J. Hutchinson & J.M. Dalziel, 1936 accepted as Scleria P.J. Bergius, 1765
Genus Chaetocyperus C.G.D. Nees, 1834 accepted as Eleocharis R. Brown, 1810
Genus Chaetospora R. Brown, 1810 accepted as Schoenus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Chamaegyne Suessenguth, 1943 accepted as Eleocharis R. Brown, 1810
Genus Chillania Roivainen, 1933 accepted as Eleocharis R. Brown, 1810
Genus Chlorocyperus Rikli, 1895 accepted as Cyperus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Chondrachne R. Brown, 1810 accepted as Lepironia Persoon, 1805
Genus Courtoisia C.G.D. Nees, 1834 accepted as Courtoisina J. Soják, 1980
Genus Cryptangium Schrader ex C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 accepted as Lagenocarpus C.G.D. Nees, 1834
Genus Cryptopodium H.A. Schrader ex C.G.D. Nees von Esenbeck, 1842 accepted as Scleria P.J. Bergius, 1765
Genus Cymnophyllus accepted as Carex Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Decalepis Boeckeler, 1884
Genus Desmoschoenus J.D. Hooker, 1853 accepted as Ficinia H.A. Schrader, 1832
Genus Diaphora Loureiro, 1790 accepted as Scleria P.J. Bergius, 1765
Genus Dichostylis Palisot de Beauvois ex Lestiboudois, 1819 accepted as Fimbristylis M. Vahl, 1805
Genus Dichroma W. Hamilton, 1825
Genus Dichromena A. Michaux, 1803 accepted as Rhynchospora Vahl, 1805
Genus Diplocarex Hayata, 1921 accepted as Carex Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Discopodium Steudel, 1855
Genus Duvaljouvea Palla in W.D.J. Koch, 1905 accepted as Duval-jouvea Palla in W.D.J. Koch, 1905
Genus Ecklonea Steudel, 1829 accepted as Trianoptiles Fenzl ex Endlicher, 1836
Genus Egleria Eiten, 1964 accepted as Eleocharis R. Brown, 1810
Genus Eleogiton Link, 1827 accepted as Isolepis R. Brown, 1810
Genus Elyna Schrader, 1806 accepted as Kobresia Willdenow, 1805
Genus Elynanthus C.G.D. Nees von Esenbeck, 1835 accepted as Tetraria Palisot de Beauvois, 1816
Genus Elytrospermum C.A. Meyer, 1831 accepted as Schoenoplectus (H.G.L. Reichenbach) Palla, 1888
Genus Eriophorella J. Holub, 1984 accepted as Trichophorum Persoon, 1805
Genus Eriophoropsis Palla, 1896 accepted as Eriophorum Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Eriospora Hochstetter ex A. Richard, 1851 accepted as Coleochloa Gilly, 1943
Genus Fintelmannia Kunth, 1837 accepted as Trilepis C.G.D. Nees, 1834
Genus Froehlichia L.K.G. Pfeiffer, 1874 accepted as Froelichia Wulfen, 1858
Genus Froelichia Wulfen, 1858
Genus Galilea Parlatore, 1845 accepted as Cyperus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Heleocharis accepted as Eleocharis R. Brown, 1810
Genus Heleophylax Palisot de Beauvois ex T.G. Lestiboudois, 1819 accepted as Schoenoplectus (H.G.L. Reichenbach) Palla, 1888
Genus Helonema Suessenguth, 1943 accepted as Eleocharis R. Brown, 1810
Genus Hemicarex Bentham, 1881 accepted as Kobresia Willdenow, 1805
Genus Hemicarpha C.G.D. Nees, 1834 accepted as Cyperus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Hemichlaena Schrader, 1821 accepted as Ficinia H.A. Schrader, 1832
Genus Hexalepis Boeckeler, 1875
Genus Holoschoenus Link, 1827 accepted as Scirpoides Séguier, 1754
Genus Hoppia C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 accepted as Bisboeckelera O. Kuntze, 1891
Genus Hymenochaeta Palisot de Beauvois ex T.G. Lestiboudois, 1819 accepted as Actinoscirpus (J. Ohwi) R.W. Haines & K.A. Lye, 1971
Genus Hypaelyptum M. Vahl, 1805 accepted as Cyperus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Hypolepis Palisot de Beauvois ex T.G. Lestiboudois, 1819
Genus Ideleria Kunth, 1837 accepted as Tetraria Palisot de Beauvois, 1816
Genus Indocourtoisia S.S.R. Bennet & M.B. Raizada in M.B. Raizada & S.S.R. Bennet, 1981 accepted as Courtoisina J. Soják, 1980
Genus Iria (Persoon) Hedwig, 1806 accepted as Fimbristylis M. Vahl, 1805
Genus Iriha O. Kuntze, 1891 accepted as Fimbristylis M. Vahl, 1805 (misspelling of Iria (Persoon) Hedwig, 1806)
Genus Juncellus (Grisebach) C.B. Clarke in J.D. Hooker, 1893 accepted as Cyperus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Kreczetoviczia N.N. Tzvelev, 1999 accepted as Trichophorum Persoon, 1805
Genus Lampocarya R. Brown, 1810 accepted as Gahnia J.R. Forster & J.G.A. Forster, 1775
Genus Lepidotosperma J.J. Roemer & J.A. Schultes, 1817 accepted as Lepidosperma Labillardière, 1805
Genus Leucocoma Ehrhart ex Rydberg, 1917
Genus Limnochloa Palisot de Beauvois ex Lestiboudois, 1819 accepted as Eleocharis R. Brown, 1810
Genus Lipocarpha R. Brown in Tuckey, 1818 accepted as Cyperus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Lophocarpus J.O. Boeckeler, 1896 accepted as Schoenus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Lophoschoenus Stapf in Gibbs, 1914 accepted as Costularia C.B. Clarke in Thiselton-Dyer, 1898
Genus Macrochaetium Steudel, 1855 accepted as Cyathocoma C.G.D. Nees, 1834
Genus Malacochaete C.G.D. Nees, 1834 accepted as Schoenoplectus (H.G.L. Reichenbach) Palla, 1888
Genus Mapaniopsis C.B. Clarke, 1908 accepted as Mapania Aublet, 1775
Genus Mariscopsis Chermezon, 1919 accepted as Queenslandiella Domin, 1915
Genus Mariscus M. Vahl, 1805 accepted as Cyperus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Mariscus J. Gaertner, 1788
Genus Mariscus Scopoli, 1754 (nomen rejiciendum)
Genus Maximoviczia A.P. Khokhrjakov, 1985 accepted as Scirpus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Maximovicziella A.P. Khokhr. accepted as Scirpus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Maximowicziella A.P. Khokhrjakov, 1989 accepted as Scirpus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Megarrhena H.A. Schrader ex C.G.D. Nees von Esenbeck, 1842 accepted as Androtrichum (A.T. Brongniart) A.T. Brongniart in Duperrey, 1834
Genus Melancranis Vahl, 1805-1806 accepted as Ficinia H.A. Schrader, 1832
Genus Meltrema Rafinesque, 1840 (Not validly published)
Genus Micropapyrus Suessenguth, 1943 accepted as Rhynchospora Vahl, 1805
Genus Morisia C.G.D. Nees, 1834
Genus Naikia W. Khan, S.M. Bhuskute & V.I. Kahalkar, 2014 accepted as Diplacrum R. Brown, 1810
Genus Neilreicha B. Kotule, 1883 (Not validly published)
Genus Neilreichia Kotula, 1883 (Orth. var. of invalid name)
Genus Neolophocarpus E.G. Camus in Lecomte, 1912 accepted as Schoenus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Neo-senaea K.M. Schumann ex H.H. Pfeiffer, 1925 accepted as Lagenocarpus C.G.D. Nees, 1834
Genus Neo-Senea K. Schum. ex H. Pfeiff. accepted as Lagenocarpus C.G.D. Nees, 1834
Genus Nomochloa Palisot de Beauvois ex Lestiboudois, 1819 (nomen rejiciendum)
Genus Oncostylis C.F.P. Martius ex C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842
Genus Oreograstis K.M. Schumann in Engler, 1895 accepted as Asterochaete C.G.D. Nees, 1834
Genus Papyrus Willdenow, 1816 accepted as Cyperus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Pentasticha Turczaninow, 1862 accepted as Fuirena Rottbøll, 1773
Genus Phylloscirpus Döll ex Börner, 1912
Genus Platylepis Kunth, 1837 accepted as Ascolepis C.G.D. Nees ex Steudel, 1855
Genus Plumaria Heister ex Fabricius, 1759 (nomen rejiciendum)
Genus Pseudoeverardia Gilly in Steyermark, 1951 accepted as Everardia Ridley, 1886
Genus Pseudomariscus S. Rauschert, 1982 accepted as Courtoisina J. Soják, 1980
Genus Psilocarya J. Torrey, 1836 accepted as Rhynchospora Vahl, 1805
Genus Pterolepis H.A. Schrader, 1821 accepted as Schoenoplectus (H.G.L. Reichenbach) Palla, 1888 (nomen rejiciendum)
Genus Pteroscleria C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 accepted as Diplacrum R. Brown, 1810
Genus Pterotheca K.B. Presl, 1832 (?)
Genus Ptilanthelium Steudel, 1855 accepted as Schoenus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Ptilochaeta C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 (nomen rejiciendum)
Genus Raymondiella B. Boivin, 1973
Genus Raynalia J. Soják, 1980 accepted as Alinula J. Raynal, 1977
Genus Rhynchopera Börner, 1912
Genus Rikliella J. Raynal, 1973 accepted as Cyperus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Rynchospora Vahl, 1805 (Misspelling)
Genus Schelhammeria Moench, 1802
Genus Schoenodendron A. Engler, 1910 accepted as Microdracoides Hua, 1906
Genus Schoenoides O. Seberg, 1986 accepted as Oreobolus R. Brown, 1810
Genus Scirpidiella S. Rauschert, 1983 accepted as Isolepis R. Brown, 1810
Genus Scirpocyperus Séguier, 1754 accepted as Scirpo-cyperus Séguier, 1754
Genus Scirpodendron A. Engler, 1910
Genus Sickmannia C.G.D. Nees, 1834 accepted as Ficinia H.A. Schrader, 1832
Genus Sorostachys Steudel, 1854 accepted as Cyperus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Sphaeromariscus E.G. Camus in Lecomte, 1910 accepted as Cyperus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Stenophyllus Rafinesque, 1825 accepted as Bulbostylis Kunth, 1837
Genus Tetrariopsis C.B. Clarke, 1908 accepted as Tetraria Palisot de Beauvois, 1816
Genus Torreya Rafinesque, 1819
Genus Torulinium Desvaux ex W. Hamilton, 1825 accepted as Cyperus Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Trentepohlia Boeckeler, 1858
Genus Trichophyllum J.F. Ehrhart ex H.D. House, 1920
Genus Tylocarya Nelmes, 1949 accepted as Fimbristylis M. Vahl, 1805
Genus Ulva Adanson, 1763
Genus Vesicarex Steyermark, 1951 accepted as Carex Linnaeus, 1753
Genus Vincentia Gaudichaud-Beaupré in Freycinet, 1829 (unaccepted)
Genus Voladeria Benoist, 1938 (unaccepted)
Genus Volkiella Merxmüller & Czech, 1953 (unaccepted)
Genus Websteria S.H. Wright, 1887 (unaccepted)

Genus Acrolepis Schrader, 1832 (unassessed)
Genus Adupla Bosc ex A.L. Jussieu in F. Cuvier, 1804 (unassessed)
Genus Agistron Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Agylla Philippi, 1865 (unassessed)
Genus Albikia J.S. Presl & K.B. Presl in K.B. Presl, 1828 (unassessed)
Genus Androcoma C.G.D. Nees, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Anithista Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Anogyna C.G.D. Nees, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Anthophyllum Steudel, 1855 (unassessed)
Genus Apartea Pellegrin, 1930 (unassessed)
Genus Aplostemon Rafinesque, 1819 (unassessed)
Genus Archaeocarex Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Asteroschoenus C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 (unassessed)
Genus Atomostylis Steudel, 1855 (unassessed)
Genus Aulacorhynchus C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Beera Palisot de Beauvois ex Lestiboudois, 1819 (unassessed)
Genus Bitteria Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Borabora Steudel, 1854 (unassessed)
Genus Calisto Gaudichaud-Beauprè in Freycinet, 1826 (unassessed)
Genus Calyptrolepis Steudel, 1855 (unassessed)
Genus Calyptrostylis C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Caricoidea M.E.J. Chandler, 1957 † (unassessed)
Genus Caricopsis V.A. Samylina, 1960 † (unassessed)
Genus Catagyna Palisot de Beauvois ex Lestiboudois, 1819 (unassessed)
Genus Cephaloschoenus C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Cephaloscirpus Kurz, 1869 (unassessed)
Genus Ceratoschoenus C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Chapelliera C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Chionanthula Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Chlorocharis Rikli, 1895 (unassessed)
Genus Choetophora Franchet & Savatier, 1878 (unassessed)
Genus Chondrolomia C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 (unassessed)
Genus Choricarpha Boeckeler, 1858 (unassessed)
Genus Cladiocarya E.M. Reid & M.E.J. Chandler, 1926 † (unassessed)
Genus Clavula Dumortier, 1827 (unassessed)
Genus Cobresia Persoon, 1807 (unassessed)
Genus Comostemum C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Cryptoglochin J. Heuffel, 1844 (unassessed)
Genus Cyclocampe Steudel, 1855 (unassessed)
Genus Cylindrolepis Boeckeler, 1889 (unassessed)
Genus Cylindropus C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Cyperacites W.P. Schimper, 1870 † (unassessed)
Genus Cyperocarpus F. Pax, 1906 † (unassessed)
Genus Cyperoides Séguier, 1754 (unassessed)
Genus Dapedostachys Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Desmiograstis Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Deweya Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Dichismus Rafinesque, 1819 (unassessed)
Genus Diclidium Schrader ex C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 (unassessed)
Genus Didymia Philippi, 1886 (unassessed)
Genus Didymonema K.B. Presl, 1829 (unassessed)
Genus Diemisa Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Diplarinus Rafinesque, 1819 (unassessed)
Genus Diplochaete C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Diploscyphus Liebmann, 1850 (unassessed)
Genus Distimus Rafinesque, 1819 (unassessed)
Genus Durandia Boeckeler, 1896 (unassessed)
Genus Duval-jouvea Palla in W.D.J. Koch, 1905 (unassessed)
Genus Echinochlaenia Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Echinolytrum Desvaux, 1808 (unassessed)
Genus Echinoschoenus C.G.D. Nees & F.J.F. Meyen in C.G.D. Nees, 1834-1835 (unassessed)
Genus Edritria Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Eleofimbris J.R. Thomasson, 1979 † (unassessed)
Genus Eleogenus C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Elynanthus Palisot de Beauvois ex Lestiboudois, 1819 (unassessed)
Genus Ephippiorhynchium C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 (unassessed)
Genus Epiphystis Trinius, 1820 (unassessed)
Genus Eucyperus M. Rikli, 1895 (unassessed)
Genus Euphrosine F. Allamand, 1770 (unassessed)
Genus Eurostorhiza Steudel, 1855 (unassessed)
Genus Facolos Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Forexeta Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Fusarina Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Genersichia Heuffel, 1844 (unassessed)
Genus Gussonea J.S. Presl & K.B. Presl in K.B. Presl, 1828 (unassessed)
Genus Gymnochaeta Steudel, 1855 (unassessed)
Genus Haloschoenus C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Haplostylis C.G.D. Nees & F.J.F. Meyen in C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Hedychloe Rafinesque, 1820 (unassessed)
Genus Heleogiton J.A. Schultes, 1824 (unassessed)
Genus Helothrix C.G.D. Nees, 1841 (unassessed)
Genus Heuffelia P.M. Opiz, 1845 (unassessed)
Genus Holmia Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Homalostachys Boeckeler, 1888 (unassessed)
Genus Hydroschoenus Zollinger & Moritzi in Moritzi, 1846 (unassessed)
Genus Hygrocharis C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 (unassessed)
Genus Hymenolytrum Schrader ex C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 (unassessed)
Genus Hypoporum C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Indocarex (Baillon ex Kükenthal) Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Isoschoenus C.G.D. Nees, 1841 (unassessed)
Genus Itheta Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Kolerma Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Kuekenthalia Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Lamprochlaenia Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Lepisia K.B. Presl, 1829 (unassessed)
Genus Leptolepis Boeckeler, 1888 (unassessed)
Genus Leptoschoenus C.G.D. Nees, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Leptovignea Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Lerisca Schlechtendal, 1845 (unassessed)
Genus Leucoglochin Heuffel, 1844 (unassessed)
Genus Limivasculum Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Linagrostis Guettard, 1754 (unassessed)
Genus Loncoperis Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Loxanisa Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Loxotrema Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Lyprolepis Steudel, 1855 (unassessed)
Genus Macrolomia Schrader ex C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 (unassessed)
Genus Maltrema Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Manochlaenia Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Mastigoscleria C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 (unassessed)
Genus Maukschia Heuffel, 1844 (unassessed)
Genus Megadenus Rafinesque, 1825 (unassessed)
Genus Melachne Schrader in J.A. Schultes & J.H. Schultes in J.J. Roemer & J.A. Schultes, 1830 (unassessed)
Genus Melanoschoenos Séguier, 1754 (unassessed)
Genus Miegia Schreber, 1791 (unassessed)
Genus Mischospora Boeckeler, 1860 (unassessed)
Genus Mitrospora C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Nemocharis Beurling, 1853 (unassessed)
Genus Neskiza Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Olamblis Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Olotrema Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Omoscleria C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 (unassessed)
Genus Onkerma Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Opetiola J. Gaertner, 1788 (unassessed)
Genus Ophryoscleria C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 (unassessed)
Genus Osculisa Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Pandanophyllum Hasskarl, 1844 (unassessed)
Genus Phaeocephalum Ehrhart ex House, 1920 (unassessed)
Genus Physiglochis Necker ex Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Pleurachne Schrader, 1832 (unassessed)
Genus Pogonostylis Bertoloni, 1833 (unassessed)
Genus Proteocarpus Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Pseudocarex Miquel, 1866 (unassessed)
Genus Psittacoschoenus C.G.D. Nees in J.G.C. Lehmann, 1846 (unassessed)
Genus Psyllophora Heuffel, 1844 (unassessed)
Genus Ptilosciadium Steudel, 1855 (unassessed)
Genus Rhaptocalymma Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Schizolepis Schrader ex C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 (unassessed)
Genus Schoenidium C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Schoenopsis Palisot de Beauvois ex Lestiboudois, 1819 (unassessed)
Genus Scirpidium C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Scirpitis P. Dusén in O. Nordenskjöld, 1908 † (unassessed)
Genus Scirpo-cyperus Séguier, 1754 (unassessed)
Genus Scleriocarya M.E.J. Chandler, 1963 † (unassessed)
Genus Sclerochaetium C.G.D. Nees, 1834 (unassessed)
Genus Seidlia Opiz, 1826 (unassessed)
Genus Spermodon Palisot de Beauvois ex Lestiboudois, 1819 (unassessed)
Genus Sphaeropus Boeckeler, 1873 (unassessed)
Genus Sphaeroschoenus Arnott in W.J. Hooker & Arnott, 1837 (unassessed)
Genus Streblidia Link, 1827 (unassessed)
Genus Syziganthus Steudel, 1855 (unassessed)
Genus Taphrogiton Montandon, 1868 (unassessed)
Genus Temnemis Rafinesque, 1840 (unassessed)
Genus Terobera Steudel, 1855 (unassessed)
Genus Tetralepis Steudel, 1855 (unassessed)
Genus Thryocephalon J.R. Forster & J.G.A. Forster, 1775 (unassessed)
Genus Thysanocarex Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Trachylomia C.G.D. Nees in C.F.P. Martius, 1842 (unassessed)
Genus Trasi Palisot de Beauvois ex Lestiboudois, 1819 (unassessed)
Genus Trasus S.F. Gray, 1821 (unassessed)
Genus Trichelostylis Lestiboudois, 1819 (unassessed)
Genus Trichochaeta Steudel, 1855 (unassessed)
Genus Triplima Rafinesque, 1819 (unassessed)
Genus Tunga Roxburgh, 1820 (unassessed)
Genus Vaginaria Persoon, 1805 (unassessed)
Genus Vauthiera R. Richard, 1832 (unassessed)
Genus Vignea Palisot de Beauvois ex T.G. Lestiboudois, 1819 (unassessed)
Genus Vignidula Börner, 1912 (unassessed)
Genus Zosterospermon Palisot de Beauvois ex Lestiboudois, 1819 (unassessed)
marine
recent + fossil
Gen. Pl.: 26. 4 Aug
page(s): 789 [details]   
IRMNG (2018). Cyperaceae de Jussieu, 1789. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=115368 on 2019-08-18
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original description Gen. Pl.: 26. 4 Aug
page(s): 789 [details]   

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

basis of record Reveal, J. L. (2006). USDA - APHIS - Concordance of Family Names, 2006 version. Available online at http://www.plantsystematics.org/reveal/pbio/usda/usdaindex.html.  [details]   

current name source Angiosperm Phylogeny Group. (2009). An update of the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group classification for the orders and families of flowering plants: APG III. <em>Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society.</em> 161(2): 105-121., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1095-8339.2009.00996.x [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Tomlinson, 1986 [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Plantae (Kingdom) > Magnoliophyta (Phylum) > Liliopsida (Class) > Commelinidae (Subclass) > Poales (Order) > Cyperaceae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info c. 70 genera incl. 1 marine sedge (Fimbristylis, 1 sp.) (Tomlinson 1986). Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): T; stratigraphic range: Cretaceous (Berriasian)-Holocene (?Recent) [details]

Habitat Marine and nonmarine [details]

Nomenclatural status nom. cons. [details]