Fimbristylis complanata (Retz.) Link

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Fimbristylis complanata

Victoria Falls
Record: EA Robinson
Jan 1955
Photocopy: Mike Bingham

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Synonyms: Fimbristylis complanata (Retz.) Link subsp. complanata
Fimbristylis consanguinea Kunth
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Frequency:
Status: Native
Description:
Tufted rhizomatous perennial
Type location:
India
Notes: Zambia: Fimbristylis complanata (Retz.) Link subsp. complanata.
Red data list status: Widespread: Least concern, not threatened
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Permanently inundated swamps, grassland, rocky outcrops
Altitude range: 0 - 2700 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Pantropical
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): B,N,C,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): N,Mc,Lk,S,W
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Endemic status:
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Content last updated: Monday 26 June 2017
Literature:

Chapano, C., Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 17.

Gordon-Gray, K.D. (1995). Cyperaceae in Natal Strelitzia 2 Pages 90 - 91.

Hoenselaar, K., Verdcourt, B. & Beentje, H.J. (2010). Cyperaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa Pages 50 - 51.

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: Fimbristylis complanata
Flora of Caprivi: Fimbristylis complanata
Flora of Zimbabwe: Fimbristylis complanata

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Fimbristylis complanata
African Plant Database: Fimbristylis complanata
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Fimbristylis complanata
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Fimbristylis complanata
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Fimbristylis complanata
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Fimbristylis complanata
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Fimbristylis complanata
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Fimbristylis complanata
iNaturalist: Fimbristylis complanata
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Fimbristylis complanata
JSTOR Plant Science: Fimbristylis complanata
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Fimbristylis complanata
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Fimbristylis complanata
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Fimbristylis complanata
Plants of the World Online: Fimbristylis complanata
The Plant List (version 1.1): Fimbristylis complanata
Tropicos: Fimbristylis complanata
Wikipedia: Fimbristylis complanata


Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-19

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2019). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Fimbristylis complanata.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=111160, retrieved 17 September 2019

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