Cyperus beentjei, a new species of Cyperaceae from Tropical East Africa delimited through morphometric analysis

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Summary. A morphometric analysis of three known species of Cyperus (Cyperus glaucophyllus, C. fischerianus and C. pseudoleptocladus) and two putative new species was carried out. One new species, Cyperus beentjei, is described, illustrated and mapped. The conservation status of the new species is Least Concern (LC) according to the IUCN red listing… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12225-014-9501-5

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@article{Gardner2014CyperusBA, title={Cyperus beentjei, a new species of Cyperaceae from Tropical East Africa delimited through morphometric analysis}, author={Lucinda R. Gardner and Odile Weber and D. A. C. Simpson}, journal={Kew Bulletin}, year={2014}, volume={69}, pages={1-10} }