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See list of 2 species in this genus

Underground organs are very important for identification of Fuirena and should be included on herbarium specimens. Reference: Kral (2002a).

  • 1a. Plants annual from fibrous roots; anthers 0.5–0.7 mm long; flowers with 1–3 stamens; leaf sheaths subglabrous to hirsute
  • 1b. Plants perennial from short rhizomes and corm-like offshoots; anthers 0.7–1 mm long; flowers with 3 stamens; leaf sheaths hispid-hirsute

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