Microchloa kunthii Desv.

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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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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) Page 230.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 49.

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 kunthii:

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Flora of Botswana: Microchloa kunthii
Flora of Caprivi: Microchloa kunthii
Flora of Malawi: Microchloa kunthii
Flora of Mozambique: Microchloa kunthii
Flora of Zambia: Microchloa kunthii

External websites:

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

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 kunthii.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=105860, retrieved 20 November 2018

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