Cynodon aethiopicus Clayton & Harlan

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: aethiopicus: of Ethiopia, a historic name for large parts of Africa
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,C,E
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Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Pages 235 - 237.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 133.

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Flora of Botswana: Cynodon aethiopicus
Flora of Malawi: Cynodon aethiopicus
Flora of Mozambique: Cynodon aethiopicus
Flora of Zambia: Cynodon aethiopicus

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Cynodon aethiopicus., retrieved 19 May 2019

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