Dutch Caribbean Species Register

Overview of the biodiversity of Aruba, Bonaire, Curaçao, Saba, Sint Eustatius and Sint Maarten

Cyperus compressus

Classification

Cyperaceae [family]
Cyperus [genus] (22)
compressus [species]

Classification

Cyperaceae [family]
Cyperus [genus] (22)
compressus [species]

Presence

Recorded on Curaçao
Presence status Indigenous (1) - Curaçao
Distribution description Native to Pacific, southern America, Asia-temperate, Asia-tropical, Africa, northern America and Australasia.

Publications

  • Boldingh, I. 1913. Flora voor de Nederlansch West-Indische eilanden. 450. J.H. de Bussy, Amsterdam - Derde Uitgave van het Van Eedenfonds.
  • Lindeman, J.C., Stoffers, A.L. 1963. Cyperaceae. Flora of the Netherlands Antilles 1: 89-120.
  • Proosdij, A.S.J. van 2012. Arnoldo's Zakflora: Wat in het wild groeit en bloeit op Aruba, Bonaire en Curaçao. 318 pp.. Walburg Pers, Zutphen.
  • WCSP 2017. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [link]