Cyperus usitatus Burch.
subsp. palmatus Lye

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Synonyms: Cyperus palmatus Vorster
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Derivation of specific name: usitatus: everyday, ordinary, useful; palmatus: with 5 or more veins arising from a single point.
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Zimbabwe distribution: W
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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 88.

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Flora of Caprivi: Cyperus usitatus subsp. palmatus
Flora of Zambia: Cyperus usitatus subsp. palmatus

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

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 usitatus subsp. palmatus., retrieved 16 April 2024

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