Eragrostis phyllacantha Cope

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Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Page 139.

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 190 - 191. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 137.

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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Eragrostis phyllacantha
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Eragrostis phyllacantha
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Eragrostis phyllacantha
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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 phyllacantha., retrieved 27 October 2020

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