Eragrostis echinochloidea Stapf

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Common names: Bosluisgras (Afrikaans) Krummelgras (Afrikaans) Tick grass (English)
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Zimbabwe distribution: W
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Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Page 94. (Includes a picture).

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 493. (Includes a picture).

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 104.

Poilecot, P. (2007). Eragrostis species of Zimbabwe Éditions Quae,Versailles, France Pages 106 - 107. (Includes a picture).

Roodt, V. (2015). Grasses & Grazers of Botswana and the surrounding savanna Struik Nature, South Africa Pages 110 - 111. (Includes a picture).

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

Timberlake, J.R. & Childes, S.L. (2004). Biodiversity of the Four Corners Area: Technical Reviews Volume Two (Chapter 5-15) Appendix 5-1: Plant Checklist Occasional Publications in Biodiversity 15 Page 189.

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Flora of Botswana: Eragrostis echinochloidea
Flora of Caprivi: Eragrostis echinochloidea

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

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 echinochloidea., retrieved 27 October 2020

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