Cyperus squarrosus L.

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Synonyms: Monandrus squarrosus (L.) Vorster subsp. squarrosus
Monandrus squarrosus (L.) Vorster subsp. ovamvoensis Vorster
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Derivation of specific name: squarrosus: squarrose
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 542. (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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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Cyperus squarrosus
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Cyperus squarrosus
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West African Plants database: Cyperus squarrosus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Cyperus squarrosus., retrieved 31 May 2016

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