Axonopus affinis Chase

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Status: Introduced
Notes: Introduced as a lawn grass, preferring a cooler climate to A. compressus.
Derivation of specific name: affinis: related to or allied to
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Worldwide distribution: Subtropical America; introduced as a lawn grass
Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Axonopus affinis

External websites:

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

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: Axonopus affinis., retrieved 24 May 2016

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