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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Zimbabwe to S. Africa, Madagascar.

Native to:

Cape Provinces, KwaZulu-Natal, Madagascar, Northern Provinces, Zimbabwe

Carpha capitellata (Nees) Boeckeler appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Aug 26, 2000 Bruhl, J.J. [1718], South Africa K000480710
Esterhuysen, E. [28040], South Africa K000480712
Acocks, J.P.H. [21552], South Africa K000480714
Acocks, J.P.H. [22796], South Africa K000480711
Acocks, J.P.H. [23912], South Africa K000480713

First published in Linnaea 38: 266 (1874)

Accepted by

  • Browning, J. & al. (2020). Flora Zambesiaca 14: 1-455. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • (2009). African flowering plants database, Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de la Villle de Genève and South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria version 3.1 http://www.ville-ge.ch/musinfo/bd/cjb/africa/.
  • Browning, J. & al. (2020). Flora Zambesiaca 14: 1-455. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0