Cyperus alopecuroides Rottb.

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Cyperus alopecuroides

Kafue River at old pontoon crossing
Jun 2010
Photo: K.J. Murphy

Cyperus alopecuroides

Kafue River at old pontoon crossing
Jun 2010
Photo: K.J. Murphy

Cyperus alopecuroides

Kanchibia River
Jun 2010
Photo: K.J. Murphy

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Content last updated: Wednesday 10 May 2017

Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 298.

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 527. (Includes a picture).

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.

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 alopecuroides
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Flora of Zimbabwe: Cyperus alopecuroides

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cyperus alopecuroides
African Plant Database: Cyperus alopecuroides
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cyperus alopecuroides
Plants of the World Online: Cyperus alopecuroides
Tropicos: Cyperus alopecuroides
Wikipedia: Cyperus alopecuroides

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Cyperus alopecuroides., retrieved 18 July 2024

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