Cyperus latifolius Poir.

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Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 535. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 119.

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Flora of Botswana: Cyperus latifolius
Flora of Malawi: Cyperus latifolius
Flora of Zambia: Cyperus latifolius

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Cyperus latifolius., retrieved 8 December 2021

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