Panicum merkeri Mez

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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: W
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Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Page 31.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 51.

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 107.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 142.

Other sources of information about Panicum merkeri:

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Flora of Botswana: Panicum merkeri
Flora of Malawi: Panicum merkeri
Flora of Mozambique: Panicum merkeri
Flora of Zambia: Panicum merkeri

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Panicum merkeri
African Plant Database: Panicum merkeri
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Panicum merkeri
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Panicum merkeri
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Panicum merkeri
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Panicum merkeri
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Panicum merkeri
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Panicum merkeri
iNaturalist: Panicum merkeri
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Panicum merkeri
JSTOR Plant Science: Panicum merkeri
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Panicum merkeri
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Panicum merkeri
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Panicum merkeri
Plants of the World Online: Panicum merkeri
Tropicos: Panicum merkeri
Wikipedia: Panicum merkeri

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: Panicum merkeri., retrieved 20 October 2020

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