Fimbristylis squarrosa Vahl, Enum. Pl. Obs. 2: 289 1805. (syn: Iria squarrosa (Vahl) Kuntze; Pogonostylis squarrosus (Vahl) Bertol.; Scirpus squarrosus (Vahl) Poir.; Bulbostylis hirta (Thunb.) Svenson; Cyperus hirtus Thunb.; Fimbristylis comata Nees; Fimbristylis ecklonii Nees; Fimbristylis hirta (Kunth) Roem. & Schult.; Fimbristylis hirta var. canina (Schltdl.) R.Knuth; Fimbristylis hispidula var. canina Schltdl.; Fimbristylis michelii Bubani; Fimbristylis nana Roth; Fimbristylis propinqua R.Br.; Isolepis glaucescens Schrad.; Isolepis hirta Kunth; Scirpus aestivalis Wall.; Scirpus cornatus C.Wright; Scirpus hirtus (Kunth) Poir.);
Tropical & Subtropical Old World, Caucasus to Japan: Algeria, Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Botswana, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Central African Repu, Chad, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Congo, East Himalaya, Gabon, India, Iran, Japan, Jawa, Korea, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Manchuria, Mauritania, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, New South Wales, New Zealand North, Niger, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Philippines, Primorye, Queensland, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Australia, Sudan, Sumatera, Taiwan, Tanzania, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Victoria, West Himalaya, Western Australia, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe; Introduced into: Argentina Northeast, Bolivia, Brazil North, Cuba, Fiji, Greece, Honduras, Italy, New Jersey, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela as per POWO;

Requesting ID: 1 image.

Requesting to please ID this plant collected by the lake in 15 April 2021. 
Location : Pokhara, Nepal (Side of Fewa Lake)
Altitude : 800m

I think Kailinga sp

Check with Fimbristylis squarrosa

Thanks for the attempt …, It’s different from Kyllinga,

Ok, I will check.

Looks like Fimbristylis squarrosa



References: POWO  Catalogue of Life  The Plant List Ver.1.1  WCSP  IPNI  GBIF (High resolution specimens) Flora of China  Flora of Pakistan  FOP illustration Annotated checklist of Flowering plants of Nepal  Flora of peninsular India  India Biodiversity Portal  Useful Tropical Plants Flora of Zimbabwe

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