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Coleochloa is a plant genus in the family Cyperaceae. It is found in sub-Saharan Africa and on the Island of Madagascar.

  • Coleochloa abyssinica (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) Gilly - eastern and central Africa from Ethiopia west to Nigeria and south to Angola
  • Coleochloa domensis Muasya & D.A.Simpson - epiphyte from Cameroon
  • Coleochloa glabra Nelmes - Jebel Oda Mountain in northeastern Sudan
  • Coleochloa microcephala Nelmes - Mt. Sanje in Tanzania
  • Coleochloa pallidior Nelmes - Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Northern Province of South Africa
  • Coleochloa schweinfurthiana (Boeckeler) Nelmes - Jebel Bangenze of Sudan
  • Coleochloa setifera (Ridl.) Gilly - from Tanzania and Zaire south to South Africa; also Madagascar