Aristida junciformis Trin. & Rupr.
subsp. macilenta (Henrard) Melderis

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Synonyms: Aristida contractinodis Stent & J.M. Rattray
Aristida macilenta Henrard
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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 6. as Aristida junciformis junciformis

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 29. As Aristida macilenta

Launert, E. (1971). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(1) Pages 105 - 106.

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.

Wursten, B., Timberlake, J. & Darbyshire, I. (2017). The Chimanimani Mountains: an updated checklist. Kirkia 19(1) Page 85.

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Flora of Malawi: Aristida junciformis subsp. macilenta
Flora of Zambia: Aristida junciformis subsp. macilenta

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Aristida junciformis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Aristida junciformis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Aristida junciformis
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Aristida junciformis
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Aristida junciformis
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Aristida junciformis
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Aristida junciformis
JSTOR Plant Science: Aristida junciformis
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Aristida junciformis
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Aristida junciformis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Aristida junciformis
Plants of the World Online: Aristida junciformis
The Plant List (version 1.1): Aristida junciformis
Tropicos: Aristida junciformis
Wikipedia: Aristida junciformis

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: Aristida junciformis subsp. macilenta., retrieved 7 July 2020

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