Language: French with English summary
This volume deals with the tribes Schoeneae, Rhynchosporeae and Cariceae of the Cypergrass family (Cyperaceae). Within Central Africa, these are represented by a total of four genera and 33 species. They occur mainly in stony places or in wet places in higher areas and mountains. In addition to clear morphological descriptions and user-friendly keys, this book provides a wealth of information on the distribution, ecology, use and threat of all species.