Avena fatua L.

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Status: Introduced
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Zimbabwe distribution: C,E,S
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Launert, E. (1971). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(1) Pages 74 - 75. (Includes a picture).

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 100.

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External websites:

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

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: Species information: Avena fatua.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=103700, retrieved 1 June 2020

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