Cyperus absconditicoronatus Bauters, Reyn-ders & Goetgh.

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Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: absconditicoronatus: "with a hidden crown", referring to crown-like scales on the rhizome.
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Worldwide distribution: Angola and northwestern Zambia.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): W
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw
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Bauters, K., Reynders, M., Larridon, I., Huygh, W. & Goetghebeur, P. (2010). Two New Species of Cyperus (Cyperaceae) from the Zambezian Region of Africa Novon A Journal for Botanical Nomenclature 20 Pages 133 - 138. Protologue (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cyperus absconditicoronatus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Cyperus absconditicoronatus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Cyperus absconditicoronatus
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Cyperus absconditicoronatus
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cyperus absconditicoronatus
JSTOR Plant Science: Cyperus absconditicoronatus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cyperus absconditicoronatus
Plants of the World Online: Cyperus absconditicoronatus
Tropicos: Cyperus absconditicoronatus
Wikipedia: Cyperus absconditicoronatus

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: Cyperus absconditicoronatus., retrieved 21 February 2024

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