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Cyperus Linnaeus 1753 (sedge)

Monocotyledoneae - Commelinidae - Commelinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 134690

Synonym: Eopuntia Chaney 1944 (taxon 134694)

Parent taxon: Cyperaceae according to R. W. Brown 1959

Sister taxa: Cladium, Cyperacites, Cyperocarpus, Eleocharis, Gahnia, Liaoxia, Machaerina, Volkeria

Subtaxa: Cyperus filiferus, Cyperus unioloides

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Ecology: "photoautotroph"