Electronic Flora of South Australia genus Fact Sheet
Citation: L., Sp. Pl. (1753).
Derivation: Greek tuphos, a marsh; typhe, the bulrush.
Synonymy: Not Applicable
Common name: Bulrushes, cumbungis.
Description: Not Available
Biology: Not Applicable
Taxonomic notes: The species are difficult to distinguish. Great care must be taken in distinguishing the styles and bracts (both of which may be lost in old spikes). Vegetative characters and identification in the field cannot be relied on. There are insufficient data available to draw up complete descriptions of the species.
Key to Species:
Author: Not yet available
State Herbarium of South Australia