Cyperus pectinatus Vahl

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Synonyms: Anosporum pectinatum (Vahl) Lye
Cyperus nudicaulis Poir.
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Derivation of specific name: pectinatus: comb-like
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Zimbabwe distribution: N
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Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 522. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 119.


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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cyperus pectinatus
African Plant Database: Cyperus pectinatus
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Cyperus pectinatus
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JSTOR Plant Science: Cyperus pectinatus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Cyperus pectinatus
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Cyperus pectinatus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cyperus pectinatus
The Plant List (version 1.1): Cyperus pectinatus
Tropicos: Cyperus pectinatus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Cyperus pectinatus., retrieved 25 June 2017

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