Cyperus fischerianus A. Rich.

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: DRC, Uganda, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi and Mozambique.
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Timberlake, J.R., Bayliss, J., Dowsett-Lemaire, F., Congdon, C., Branch, B., Collins, S., Curran, M., Dowsett, R,J., Fishpool, L., Francisco, J., Harris, Kopp, M. & de Sousa, C. (2012). Mt Mabu, Mozambique: Biodiversity and Conservation Report produced under the Darwin Initiative Award 15/036. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, London Page 71.

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Flora of Mozambique: Cyperus fischerianus

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Cyperus fischerianus., retrieved 14 August 2022

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