Family Cyperaceae
Basionym Cyperus breedlovei G.C. Tucker
Original Identification Cyperus breedlovei G. Tucker
Current Taxon Cyperus breedlovei G.C. Tucker
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Rhodora 88(856): 505, f. 2. 1986.
Holotype/Isotype Holotype and Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 311954
Primary Collector Gordon C. Tucker
Collector Number 2686
Collection Date 28 Jul 1984
Country Mexico
Province/State Chiapas
Plant Location Notes On Hwy. 211, about 25 km N of Huixtla, at about 700 m elevation, about 40 km N of Tapachula.
Plant Description Notes Frequent in crevices and soil pockets on steep rocky roadcut. Bracts ascendent at 60 degrees to nearly vertical. Spikelets reddish-brown.
Broad geographical location North America
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