Eragrostis cimicina Launert

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Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Pages 118 - 119.

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 144 - 145. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 136.

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Flora of Botswana: Eragrostis cimicina
Flora of Caprivi: Eragrostis cimicina
Flora of Zambia: Eragrostis cimicina

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Eragrostis cimicina
African Plant Database: Eragrostis cimicina
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Eragrostis cimicina
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Eragrostis cimicina
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Eragrostis cimicina
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Eragrostis cimicina
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Eragrostis cimicina
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Eragrostis cimicina
iNaturalist: Eragrostis cimicina
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Eragrostis cimicina
JSTOR Plant Science: Eragrostis cimicina
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Eragrostis cimicina
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Eragrostis cimicina
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Eragrostis cimicina
Plants of the World Online: Eragrostis cimicina
Tropicos: Eragrostis cimicina
Wikipedia: Eragrostis cimicina

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 cimicina., retrieved 29 October 2020

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