Eleocharis geniculata (L.) Roem. & Schult.

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Synonyms: Eleocharis capitata Boeck.
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Status: Native
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Zambian distribution (Provinces): Lp
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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.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 119.

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Flora of Botswana: Eleocharis geniculata
Flora of Caprivi: Eleocharis geniculata
Flora of Mozambique: Eleocharis geniculata
Flora of Zimbabwe: Eleocharis geniculata

External websites:

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

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: Eleocharis geniculata.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=111110, retrieved 26 March 2023

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