Australian New Crops Info 2016
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Kyllinga odorata

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Kyllinga odorata, Kyllinga odorata subsp. appendiculata, Kyllinga odorata subsp. cylindrica

 

This species has also been known as:

Kyllinga odorata var. bulbifera, Kyllinga odorata var. cylindrica, Kyllinga odorata var. dunensis, Kyllinga odorata var. elongata, Kyllinga odorata var. fallax, Kyllinga odorata var. gracilis, Kyllinga odorata var. latifolia, Kyllinga odorata var. major, Kyllinga odorata var. minor, Kyllinga odorata subsp. odorata, Kyllinga odorata var. odorata, Kyllinga odorata var. pluriceps, Kyllinga odorata var. rigida

 

Common names:

Fragrant Spikesedge, Whitehead Sedge

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Kyllinga odorata: 16]

 

 

Popularity of Kyllinga odorata over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Kyllinga odorata (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Kyllinga odorata as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 112]

 

Kyllinga (4), Cyperus (3), Araucaria forest (2), Campos-grassland (2), fire (2), human impact (2), kyllinga brevifolia (2), kyllinga odorata (2), late Holocene (2), plant morphology (2), pollen analysis (2), Alabama (1), altitude (1), annual weeds (1), application rate (1), application timing (1), associations (1), biotic refuge (1), bird counts (1), capillary gas chromatography (1), Carex (1), chemical composition (1), communities (1), Community structure (1), Conservation (1), Cyperaceae (1), cyperus compressus (1), cyperus globulosus (1), cyperus retrorsus (1), Cyperus sequiflorus (1), descriptions (1), Deterioration (1), Disturbance (1), Diversity (1), Eragrostis plana Nees (1), essential oils (1), Evenness (1), facilitation (1), Fire intensity (1), flowering (1), Functional groups (1), geographical distribution (1), Gini coefficient (1), grazing (1), Grazing behaviour (1), Growth form (1), herbicide mixtures (1), herbicides (1), identification (1), Key words: Neotropical savanna (1), keys (1), kyllinga gracillima (1), kyllinga nemoralis (1), kyllinga pumila (1), kyllinga squamulata (1), Lombardo (1984) (1), man-made reservoirs (1), mass spectrometry (1), Mississippi (1), Mosaic grassland (1), new geographic records (1), New Mexico (1), Non-fragmented wetland (1), nurse plant (1), Percentage of tussock cover (1), perennial weeds (1), plant community (1), plant development (1), plant extracts (1), quantitative analysis (1), sampling size (1), seed density (1), seed mass (1), seedlings (1), Short-term intake rate (1), soil seed bank (1), Spatial dynamics (1), species (1), species composition (1), species differences (1), species number (1), species richness (1), Species-abundance (1), split application (1), Subtropical grasslands (1), Subtropical region (1), subtropics (1), temporal variability (1), tropics (1), United States (1), Vegetation regeneration (1), Venezuela (1), Weed (1), weed biology (1), weed control (1), weed extracts (1), weeds (1), wetlands (1)

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

aquatic (87.22), charcoal (4.48), boundary (1.70), forage (1.50), wastewater treatment (1.02), timber (0.59), poison (0.47), medicinal (0.30), starch (0.21), cereal (0.15)…..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Recent mentions of this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]

 

Galiano D, Kubiak BB, Menezes LS, Overbeck GE and de Freitas TRO (2016) Wet soils affect habitat selection of a solitary subterranean rodent (Ctenomys minutus) in a Neotropical region. J Mammal 97, 1095-1101. http://jmammal.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/97/4/1095

Villaseńor JL (2016) Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87, 559-902. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1870345316300707

Alvarado ST, Buisson E, et al. (2015) Achieving Sustainable Conservation in Madagascar: The Case of the Newly Established Ibity Mountain Protected Area. Tropical Conservation Science 8, 367-395. http://trc.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/8/2/367

Lötter MC, Mucina L and Witkowski ETF (2014) Classification of the indigenous forests of Mpumalanga Province, South Africa. South African Journal of Botany 90, 37-51. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0254629913003608

Larridon I, Bauters K, Reynders M, Huygh W, Muasya AM, Simpson DA and Goetghebeur P (2013) Towards a new classification of the giant paraphyletic genus Cyperus (Cyperaceae): phylogenetic relationships and generic delimitation in C4Cyperus. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 172, 106-126. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/boj.12020

Bremm C, Laca EA, Fonseca L, Mezzalira JC, Elejalde DAG, Gonda HL and Carvalho PCdF (2012) Foraging behaviour of beef heifers and ewes in natural grasslands with distinct proportions of tussocks. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 141, 108-116. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0168159112002481

Fidelis A, Blanco CC, Müller SC, Pillar VD and Pfadenhauer J (2012) Short-term changes caused by fire and mowing in Brazilian Campos grasslands with different long-term fire histories. Journal of Vegetation Science 23, 552-562. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1654-1103.2011.01364.x

Rolon AS, Rocha O and Maltchik L (2012) Do effects of landscape factors on coastal pond macrophyte communities depend on species traits? Aquatic Botany 103, 115-121. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377012001258

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Kyllinga odorata: 16; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Fidelis A, Blanco CC, Müller SC, Pillar VD and Pfadenhauer J (2012) Short-term changes caused by fire and mowing in Brazilian Campos grasslands with different long-term fire histories. Journal of Vegetation Science 23, 552-562.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1654-1103.2011.01364.x

Jeske-Pieruschka V, Fidelis A, Bergamin RS, Vélez E and Behling H (2010) Araucaria forest dynamics in relation to fire frequency in southern Brazil based on fossil and modern pollen data. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 160, 53-65.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0034666710000205

Mwaura F (2010) The influence of geographic and morphometric factors on the distribution of water bird species in small high altitude tropical man made reservoirs, Central Rift Valley, Kenya. African Journal of Ecology 48, 676-690.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2028.2009.01165.x

Fidelis A, Overbeck GE, Pillar VD and Pfadenhauer J (2009) The ecological value of Eryngium horridum in maintaining biodiversity in subtropical grasslands. Austral Ecology 34, 558-566.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1442-9993.2009.01959.x

Ssegawa P and Kalema J (2008) Species communities and associations formed by the family Cyperaceae Juss. in some of Uganda’s wetlands. African Journal of Ecology 46, 98-108.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2028.2008.00936.x

(2007) Current awareness in flavour and fragrance. Flavour and Fragrance Journal 22, 233-240.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ffj.1754

Tucker AO, Maciarello MJ and Bryson CT (2006) The essential oil of Kyllinga odorata Vahl (Cyperaceae) from Mississippi. Journal of essential oil research : JEOR. 18, 381-382.

Belcher JL, Walker RH, Van Santen E and Wehtje GR (2002) Nontuberous sedge and kyllinga species’ response to herbicides. Weed technology : a journal of the Weed Science Society of America. 16, 575-579.

Pérez EM and Santiago YET (2001) Dinámica Estacional del Banco de Semillas en una Sabana en los Llanos Centro-Orientales de Venezuela1. Biotropica 33, 435-446.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1744-7429.2001.tb00197.x

Altesor A, Di Landro E, May H and Ezcurra E (1998) Long-term species change in a Uruguayan grassland. Journal of Vegetation Science 9, 173-180.  http://dx.doi.org/10.2307/3237116

Bryson CT, Carter R, McCarty LB and Yelverton FH (1997) Kyllinga, a genus of neglected weeds in the continental United States. Weed technology : a journal of the Weed Science Society of America. 11, 838-842.

Jones SD, Bryson CT and Ubelaker JE (1993) Carex blanda and Kyllinga odorata (Cyperaceae) new to New Mexico and a significant range extension of Cyperus retrosus. SIDA, contributions to botany. 15, 552-553.

Dolores R P (1989) The occurrence of phytoliths in the reproductive structures of selected tropical angiosperms and their significance in tropical paleoecology, paleoethnobotany and systematics. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 61, 147-173.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0034666789900675

Lye KA (1981) Studies in African Cyperaceae 21. New taxa and combinations in Kyllinga Rottb. Nordic Journal of Botany 1, 741-747.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1756-1051.1981.tb01161.x

Gilli A (1975) Pflanzensoziologische Beobachtungen aus Ostafrika. Feddes Repertorium 86, 233-252.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/fedr.19750860404

Hall JB (1973) The Cyperaceae within Nigeria—distribution and habitat. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 66, 323-346.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1095-8339.1973.tb02179.x

Bremm C, Laca EAs, Fonseca L, Mezzalira JC, Elejalde DAG, Gonda HL and Carvalho PCsdF Foraging behaviour of beef heifers and ewes in natural grasslands with distinct proportions of tussocks. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 141, 108-116.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0168159112002481

Jeske-Pieruschka V, Fidelis A, Bergamin RS, VÉlez E and Behling H Araucaria forest dynamics in relation to fire frequency in southern Brazil based on fossil and modern pollen data. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 160, 53-65.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0034666710000205

Rolon AS, Rocha O and Maltchik L Do effects of landscape factors on coastal pond macrophyte communities depend on species traits? Aquatic Botany 103, 115-121.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304377012001258

 


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