Festuca africana (Hack.) Clayton

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Synonyms: Pseudobromus africanus (Hack.) Stapf
Pseudobromus silvaticus K. Schum.
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Derivation of specific name: africana: African
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 348.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 55. As Pseudobromus sylvaticus

Launert, E. (1971). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(1) Page 52. As Pseudobromus silvaticus

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 148.

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Flora of Malawi: Festuca africana
Flora of Mozambique: Festuca africana
Flora of Zambia: Festuca africana

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Festuca africana
African Plant Database: Festuca africana
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Festuca africana
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EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Festuca africana
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Festuca africana
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Festuca africana
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Festuca africana
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Festuca africana
Ispot Southern Africa: Festuca africana
JSTOR Plant Science: Festuca africana
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Festuca africana
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Festuca africana
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Festuca africana
The Plant List (version 1.1): Festuca africana
Tropicos: Festuca africana

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: Species information: Festuca africana.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=103520, retrieved 19 July 2019

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