Saccharum officinarum L.

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Common names: Sugar cane (English)
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Insects associated with this species: Melanitis leda helena (Food plant)
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Literature:

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 56.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Pages 70 - 71.

Other sources of information about Saccharum officinarum:

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Flora of Zambia: Saccharum officinarum

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Saccharum officinarum
African Plant Database: Saccharum officinarum
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Saccharum officinarum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Saccharum officinarum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Saccharum officinarum
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Saccharum officinarum
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Saccharum officinarum
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Saccharum officinarum
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Saccharum officinarum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Saccharum officinarum
Ispot Southern Africa: Saccharum officinarum
JSTOR Plant Science: Saccharum officinarum
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Saccharum officinarum
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Saccharum officinarum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Saccharum officinarum
The Plant List (version 1.1): Saccharum officinarum
Tropicos: Saccharum officinarum


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Saccharum officinarum.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/species.php?species_id=165910, retrieved 16 July 2019

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