Cyperus procerus Rottb.

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Cyperus procerus

Lufupa River
Jul 2011
Photo: K.J. Murphy

Cyperus procerus

Lufupa River
Jul 2011
Photo: K.J. Murphy

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Notes: Safrass project: Probability of occurrence in Zambia: HIGH
Derivation of specific name: procerus: very tall
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Content last updated: Thursday 11 May 2017

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.

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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cyperus procerus
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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 procerus., retrieved 29 September 2023

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