Juncus lomatophyllus Spreng.

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Synonyms: Juncus capensis Thunb. var. latifolius E. Mey.
Juncus cymosus Lam.
Juncus engleri sensu Mapaura & Timberlake
Juncus lomatophyllus Spreng. var. lutescens Buchenau
Juncus lomatophyllus Spreng. var. aristatus Buchenau
Juncus lomatophyllus Spreng. var. congestus Adamson
Juncus viridifolius Adamson
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Status: Native
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Habitat: in permanently wet areas such as streams and edges of ponds etc.
Altitude range: (metres) Up to 1700 m
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Worldwide distribution: Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Swaziland and South Africa.
Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Crawford, F.M. (2010). Juncaceae Flora Zambesiaca 13(4) Pages 99 - 100.

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 92. as Juncus engleri

Pooley, E. (1998). A Field Guide to the Wild Flowers of KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Region. Natal Flora Publications Trust. Durban. Pages 570 - 571. (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Juncus lomatophyllus
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Juncus lomatophyllus
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Juncus lomatophyllus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Juncus lomatophyllus
The Plant List (version 1.1): Juncus lomatophyllus
Tropicos: Juncus lomatophyllus

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: Juncus lomatophyllus.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=113020, retrieved 25 March 2019

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