Polypogon monspeliensis (L.) Desf.

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Launert, E. (1971). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(1) Pages 84 - 86. (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 108.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 143.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Polypogon monspeliensis
African Plant Database: Polypogon monspeliensis
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Polypogon monspeliensis
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Polypogon monspeliensis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Polypogon monspeliensis
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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Polypogon monspeliensis.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=103820, retrieved 7 March 2021

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