Sacciolepis spiciformis (A. Rich.) Stapf

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Synonyms: Sacciolepis huillensis (Rendle) Stapf
Sacciolepis luciae B.K. Simon
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: spiciformis: resembling a spike
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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 361.

Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 48.

Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 31.

Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Pages 43 - 44.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 57. As Sacciolepis huillensis

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.

Wursten, B., Timberlake, J. & Darbyshire, I. (2017). The Chimanimani Mountains: an updated checklist. Kirkia 19(1) Page 86.

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Flora of Caprivi: Sacciolepis spiciformis
Flora of Malawi: Sacciolepis spiciformis
Flora of Mozambique: Sacciolepis spiciformis
Flora of Zambia: Sacciolepis spiciformis

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Sacciolepis spiciformis., retrieved 4 March 2021

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