Sacciolepis africana C.E. Hubb. & Snowden

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: africana: African
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,C
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Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Pages 41 - 43. (Includes a picture).

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 56.

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 109.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 143.

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Flora of Botswana: Sacciolepis africana
Flora of Malawi: Sacciolepis africana
Flora of Mozambique: Sacciolepis africana
Flora of Zambia: Sacciolepis africana

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Sacciolepis africana
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Sacciolepis africana
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JSTOR Plant Science: Sacciolepis africana
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Sacciolepis africana
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Sacciolepis africana
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Sacciolepis africana
Plants of the World Online: Sacciolepis africana
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Wikipedia: Sacciolepis africana

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: Sacciolepis africana., retrieved 24 October 2020

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