Carex lycurus K. Schum.

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Notes: Determined as: Carex robinsonii Podlech
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Red data list status: Data deficient
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 298. as Carex conferta lycurus

Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 12.

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.

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Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Carex lycurus
Flora of Malawi: Carex lycurus
Flora of Zimbabwe: Carex lycurus

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Carex lycurus
African Plant Database: Carex lycurus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Carex lycurus
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Carex lycurus
Plants of the World Online: Carex lycurus
Tropicos: Carex lycurus
Wikipedia: Carex lycurus

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Carex lycurus., retrieved 15 July 2024

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