Sporobolus congoensis Franch.

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Synonyms: Sporobolus eylesii Stent & J.M. Rattray
Sporobolus rhodesiensis sensu Sturgeon
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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,C,E
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Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 52.

Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Pages 177 - 178.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 61. As Sporobolus eylesii

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.

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Flora of Malawi: Sporobolus congoensis
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Sporobolus congoensis
African Plant Database: Sporobolus congoensis
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Sporobolus congoensis
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Sporobolus congoensis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Sporobolus congoensis
Plants of the World Online: Sporobolus congoensis
The Plant List (version 1.1): Sporobolus congoensis
Tropicos: Sporobolus congoensis
Wikipedia: Sporobolus congoensis

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: Sporobolus congoensis.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=105430, retrieved 18 September 2020

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