Leptochloa chinensis (L.) Nees

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Derivation of specific name: chinensis: of China
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Zimbabwe distribution: E,S
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Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Page 28.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 140.


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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Leptochloa chinensis.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=104490, retrieved 25 April 2017

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