Cyperus pygmaeus Rottb.

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Synonyms: Cyperus michelianus (L.) Link subsp. pygmaeus (Rottb.) Asch. & Graebn.
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Derivation of specific name: pygmaeus: pygmy
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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. As Cyperus michelianus subsp. pygmaeus

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Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Cyperus pygmaeus., retrieved 26 February 2024

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