Eragrostis castellaneana Buscal. & Muschl.

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Synonyms: Eragrostis caespitosa sensu B.K. Simon
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 345.

Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Pages 67 - 68. (Includes a picture).

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 39.

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 103.

Poilecot, P. (2007). Eragrostis species of Zimbabwe Éditions Quae,Versailles, France Pages 62 - 63. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Malawi: Eragrostis castellaneana
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Eragrostis castellaneana
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Eragrostis castellaneana
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Eragrostis castellaneana
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Eragrostis castellaneana
Plants of the World Online: Eragrostis castellaneana
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Wikipedia: Eragrostis castellaneana

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: Eragrostis castellaneana., retrieved 22 October 2020

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