Schoenoplectus scirpoides (Schrad.) Browning

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Synonyms: Schoenoplectus subulatus sensu Lye in Bot. Not. 124:290 (1971)
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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Widespread in tropical Africa, South Africa, North Africa, Spain, Sicily, Yemen and Madagascar.
Botswana distribution: N
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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 Pages 29 - 30.

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Flora of Malawi: Schoenoplectus scirpoides
Flora of Mozambique: Schoenoplectus scirpoides
Flora of Zambia: Schoenoplectus scirpoides

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Botswana: Species information: Schoenoplectus scirpoides., retrieved 29 May 2024

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