Cyathula prostrata (L.) Blume
var. prostrata

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: prostrata: lying flat on the ground; prostrate
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Malawi distribution: N
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Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 18.

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 16.

Townsend, C.C. (1988). Amaranthaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(1) Pages 79 - 80.

Other sources of information about Cyathula prostrata var. prostrata:

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Flora of Zambia: Cyathula prostrata var. prostrata
Flora of Zimbabwe: Cyathula prostrata var. prostrata

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Cyathula prostrata var. prostrata., retrieved 31 March 2023

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