Cyperus dichrostachyus Hochst. ex A.Rich.

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Status: Native
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Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw
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Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 19. As Cyperus dichroostachyus

Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 12. As Cyperus dichroostachyus

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.

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Flora of Malawi: Cyperus dichrostachyus
Flora of Zimbabwe: Cyperus dichrostachyus

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Cyperus dichrostachyus., retrieved 30 March 2023

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