Brachiaria dura Stapf

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Zimbabwe distribution: W
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Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Page 70.

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 431. (Includes a picture).

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 187.

Other sources of information about Brachiaria dura:

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Flora of Botswana: Brachiaria dura
Flora of Caprivi: Brachiaria dura
Flora of Zambia: Brachiaria dura

External websites:

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

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: Brachiaria dura., retrieved 16 July 2019

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