Megastachya mucronata (Poir.) P. Beauv.

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Synonyms: Centotheca maxima Peter
Centotheca mucronata (Poir.) Kuntze
Poa mucronata Poir.
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: mucronata: possessing a short narrow point at the apex, mucronate
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Launert, E. (1971). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(1) Pages 141 - 142. (Includes a picture).


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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Megastachya mucronata., retrieved 25 February 2018

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