Cyperus brevifolius (Shortleaf Spikesedge) is a species of perennial grass in the family sedges. It is associated with freshwater habitat. It is native to the contiguous United States, U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, Pacific Basin excluding Hawaii, Acre (Brazil), Pampa, Maranhao, Rio Grande do Norte, Amazônia, Pará, Pernambuco, Cerrado, Paraná, Rio Grande do Sul, Rondônia, Piauí, Amapá, Alagoas, Goiás, Tocantins, Pantanal, Roraima, Mato Grosso, Mata Atlântica, Ceará, São Paulo, Bahia, Distrito Federal, Mato Grosso do Sul, Minas Gerais, Espirito Santo, Caatinga, Paraíba, Rio de Janeiro, Amazônia, Sergipe, and Santa Catarina. Shortleaf Spikesedge is a photoautotroph. Individuals can grow to 0.088 m.
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