Eragrostis atrovirens (Desf.) Steud.

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Derivation of specific name: atrovirens: dark green
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C
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Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Page 112.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 38. Also as Eragrostis chariis

Poilecot, P. (2007). Eragrostis species of Zimbabwe Éditions Quae,Versailles, France Pages 136 - 137. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Mozambique: Eragrostis atrovirens
Flora of Zambia: Eragrostis atrovirens

External websites:

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

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: Eragrostis atrovirens., retrieved 15 July 2019

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