Courtoisina assimilis (Steud.) Maquet

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Synonyms: Courtoisia assimilis (Steud.) C.B. Clarke
Cyperus assimilis Steud.
Mariscus assimilis (Steud.) Podlech
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Status: Native
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Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw,Lk,S
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Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 10.

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: Courtoisina assimilis
Flora of Malawi: Courtoisina assimilis
Flora of Zimbabwe: Courtoisina assimilis

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

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: Courtoisina assimilis., retrieved 1 February 2023

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