Fuirena coerulescens Steud.

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Synonyms: Fuirena subdigitata C.B. Clarke
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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Zambia, Zimbabwe, South Africa and Madagascar.
Zimbabwe distribution: N,C,E,S
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Browning, J., Gordon-Gray, K.D., Lock, M., Beentje, H., Vollesen, K., Bauters, K., Archer, C., Larridon, I., Xanthos, M., Vorster, P., Bruhl, J., Wilson, K. & Zhang, X. (2020). Cyperaceae Flora Zambesiaca 14 Pages 6 - 8.

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.

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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Flora of Botswana: Fuirena coerulescens
Flora of Zambia: Fuirena coerulescens

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Fuirena coerulescens
African Plant Database: Fuirena coerulescens
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Fuirena coerulescens
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Fuirena coerulescens
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Fuirena coerulescens
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Fuirena coerulescens
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Fuirena coerulescens
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Fuirena coerulescens
JSTOR Plant Science: Fuirena coerulescens
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Fuirena coerulescens
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Fuirena coerulescens
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Fuirena coerulescens
Plants of the World Online: Fuirena coerulescens
Tropicos: Fuirena coerulescens
Wikipedia: Fuirena coerulescens

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Fuirena coerulescens.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=110710, retrieved 31 March 2023

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