Fuirena welwitschii Ridl.

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Angola, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe and possibly Mpumalanga, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): W,C,E,S
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Browning, J., Gordon-Gray, K.D., Lock, M., Beentje, H., Vollesen, K., Bauters, K., Archer, C., Larridon, I., Xanthos, M., Vorster, P., Bruhl, J., Wilson, K. & Zhang, X. (2020). Cyperaceae Flora Zambesiaca 14 Page 15.

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Flora of Malawi: Fuirena welwitschii
Flora of Mozambique: Fuirena welwitschii
Flora of Zimbabwe: Fuirena welwitschii

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

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: Fuirena welwitschii.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=235150, retrieved 4 March 2024

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