Cyperus dichrostachyus Hochst. ex A.Rich.

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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,E
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Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 19. As Cyperus dichroostachyus

Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 12. As Cyperus dichroostachyus

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 87.

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Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Cyperus dichrostachyus
Flora of Malawi: Cyperus dichrostachyus
Flora of Zambia: Cyperus dichrostachyus

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cyperus dichrostachyus
African Plant Database: Cyperus dichrostachyus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Cyperus dichrostachyus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Cyperus dichrostachyus
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Cyperus dichrostachyus
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iNaturalist: Cyperus dichrostachyus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cyperus dichrostachyus
JSTOR Plant Science: Cyperus dichrostachyus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cyperus dichrostachyus
Plants of the World Online: Cyperus dichrostachyus
Tropicos: Cyperus dichrostachyus
Wikipedia: Cyperus dichrostachyus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Cyperus dichrostachyus., retrieved 26 May 2024

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