Microchloa indica (L.f.) P. Beauv.

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Derivation of specific name: indica: of India
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 354.

Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Pages 229 - 230.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 141.

Other sources of information about Microchloa indica:

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Flora of Botswana: Microchloa indica
Flora of Malawi: Microchloa indica
Flora of Mozambique: Microchloa indica
Flora of Zambia: Microchloa indica

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Microchloa indica
African Plant Database: Microchloa indica
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Microchloa indica
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Microchloa indica
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Microchloa indica
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Microchloa indica
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Microchloa indica
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Microchloa indica
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Microchloa indica
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Microchloa indica
Ispot Southern Africa: Microchloa indica
JSTOR Plant Science: Microchloa indica
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Microchloa indica
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Microchloa indica
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Microchloa indica
The Plant List (version 1.1): Microchloa indica
Tropicos: Microchloa indica

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Microchloa indica.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=105850, retrieved 19 September 2018

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