Eragrostis glischra Launert

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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: N,W
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Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Data deficient
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Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Page 68. (Includes a picture).

Golding, J.S. (ed.) (2002). Zimbabwe Plant Red Data List. Southern African Plant Red Data Lists. SABONET 14 Page 181.

Mapaura, A. (2002). Endemic Plant Species of Zimbabwe. Kirkia 18(1) Page 131.

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 64 - 65. (Includes a picture).

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External websites:

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

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 glischra., retrieved 27 October 2020

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