Panicum brevifolium L.

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: brevifolium: with short leaves
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Pages 34 - 35.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 50.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 150.

Timberlake, J.R. & Childes, S.L. (2004). Biodiversity of the Four Corners Area: Technical Reviews Volume Two (Chapter 5-15) Appendix 5-1: Plant Checklist Occasional Publications in Biodiversity 15 Page 191.

Other sources of information about Panicum brevifolium:

Our websites:

Flora of Caprivi: Panicum brevifolium
Flora of Malawi: Panicum brevifolium
Flora of Mozambique: Panicum brevifolium
Flora of Zambia: Panicum brevifolium

External websites:

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

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: Panicum brevifolium., retrieved 19 July 2019

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