Eleocharis atropurpurea (Retz.) C. Presl

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Derivation of specific name: atropurpurea: dark purple
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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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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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Eleocharis atropurpurea
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JSTOR Plant Science: Eleocharis atropurpurea
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Eleocharis atropurpurea
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Eleocharis atropurpurea
Tropicos: Eleocharis atropurpurea
West African Plants database: Eleocharis atropurpurea

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: Eleocharis atropurpurea.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=111060, retrieved 7 December 2016

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