Sporobolus bechuanicus Gooss.

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Synonyms: Sporobolus spicatus sensu B.K. Simon
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Zimbabwe distribution: W
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Endemic status: Near Endemic
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Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Page 183.

Golding, J.S. (ed.) (2002). Botswana Plant Red Data List. Southern African Plant Red Data Lists. SABONET 14 Page 20.

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 110.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 145.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Sporobolus bechuanicus
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Sporobolus bechuanicus
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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Sporobolus bechuanicus.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=105410, retrieved 15 January 2021

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