494.000 Tetraria P. Beauv.

Description of the genus

Perennial herbs, stems scapose or with few nodes. Leaves with conspicuous sheaths, sometimes with ligules, blades flat or incurved. Inflorescence usually a narrow panicle. Spikelets several to many. Nutlets small often crowned by the persistent style.

Worldwide: 50 species in South Africa.

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

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mlanjensis J. RaynalE

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Flora of Malawi: Tetraria

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ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Tetraria
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Tetraria
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Tetraria
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Tetraria
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Tetraria
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Tetraria

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Tetraria.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=289, retrieved 5 June 2020

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