Sporobolus spicatus (Vahl) Kunth

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Derivation of specific name: spicatus: arranged in a spike.
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W
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Literature:

Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Pages 181 - 183. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 146.

Timberlake, J.R. & Childes, S.L. (2004). Biodiversity of the Four Corners Area: Technical Reviews Volume Two (Chapter 5-15) Appendix 5-1: Plant Checklist Occasional Publications in Biodiversity 15 Page 192.


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Flora of Botswana: Sporobolus spicatus
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African Plant Database: Sporobolus spicatus
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Sporobolus spicatus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Sporobolus spicatus
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Sporobolus spicatus
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Sporobolus spicatus
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Sporobolus spicatus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Sporobolus spicatus
Ispot Southern Africa : Sporobolus spicatus
JSTOR Plant Science: Sporobolus spicatus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Sporobolus spicatus
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Sporobolus spicatus
Tropicos: Sporobolus spicatus
West African Plants database: Sporobolus spicatus


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Sporobolus spicatus.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=105590, retrieved 7 December 2016

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