Cyperus chersinus (N.E.Br.) Kük.

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Synonyms: Mariscus chersinus N.E. Br.
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Zimbabwe distribution: W,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 528. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 118.

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Flora of Botswana: Cyperus chersinus
Flora of Caprivi: Cyperus chersinus

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cyperus chersinus
African Plant Database: Cyperus chersinus
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Cyperus chersinus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Cyperus chersinus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Cyperus chersinus
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Cyperus chersinus
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Cyperus chersinus
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Cyperus chersinus
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Cyperus chersinus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cyperus chersinus
Ispot Southern Africa: Cyperus chersinus
JSTOR Plant Science: Cyperus chersinus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Cyperus chersinus
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Cyperus chersinus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cyperus chersinus
The Plant List (version 1.1): Cyperus chersinus
Tropicos: Cyperus chersinus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Cyperus chersinus., retrieved 25 March 2019

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