Pycreus nigricans (Steud.) C.B. Clarke

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Worldwide distribution: Ethiopia, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi and Madagascar.
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Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 77. as Cyperus nigricans

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Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Pycreus nigricans
Flora of Malawi: Pycreus nigricans

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Pycreus nigricans
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Pycreus nigricans
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Pycreus nigricans
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Pycreus nigricans
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Wikipedia: Pycreus nigricans

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: Pycreus nigricans., retrieved 29 November 2023

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