Species within a genus

Genus: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
CYPERUS (G, La)
Matjiesgoed (Le)
Family: CYPERACEAE
kupeiron, kupeiros, , = a marsh-plant. (a rush or sedge)
(LS, Le)
Cyperus congestus (La)
Hedgehog Sedge(PS)
Location: (K)
congero, = to bear, carry or bring together, to collect; to prepare, to make, heap up. congestus, = brought together. (crowded together)
(ld, BL)
Cyperus denudatus (La)

Location: (K)
denudo, = to lay bare, make naked, denude; -atus, = indicates possession or likeness. (denuded, stripped, having the leaves or hairs worn off)
(ld, BL)
Cyperus esculentus var. esculentus (La)
Geeluintjie(PS) Patrysuintjie Water Grass Yellow Nut-grass
Location: (K)
esca, = food; -ulentus, = indicates abundance or full or marked development. esculentus, = fit for eating, good to eat, eatable, edible, esculent. (good to eat, eatable, esculent) (edible)
(ld, BL)
Cyperus rotundus subsp. rotundus (La)
Coco Grass(PS) Eendjiesgras Red Nut Grass Rooiuintjie
Location: (F)
rotundus, = wheel-shaped, i.e. round, circular, spherical, rotund. (almost circular, with length to breadth almost 6 to 5)
(ld, BL)
Cyperus sphaerospermus (G)

Location: (K)
sphaira, = a sphere, globe; (globose, spherical) sperma, = that which is sown, seed.
(LS, BL)
Cyperus textilus (La)
Ingculu(PS) Mat Sedge Kooigoed Matjiesgoed Umbrella Sedge Umuzi
Location: (F)
texo, = to weave; -ilis, = indicates capacity or ability, hence a property or quality. textilis, = woven, wrought, textile. (woven, wrought)
(ld, BL)
Cyperus thunbergii
Monkey Bulb(Vo) Aapuintjie
Location: (F, K)
For Carl Peter Thunberg (1743-1828).**
(Ch)