Brachiaria humidicola (Rendle) Schweick.

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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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Chapano, C., Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 6.

Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Pages 66 - 68.

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 433. (Includes a picture).

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 31.

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 101.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 132.

Other sources of information about Brachiaria humidicola:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Brachiaria humidicola
Flora of Caprivi: Brachiaria humidicola
Flora of Malawi: Brachiaria humidicola
Flora of Mozambique: Brachiaria humidicola
Flora of Zambia: Brachiaria humidicola

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Brachiaria humidicola
African Plant Database: Brachiaria humidicola
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Brachiaria humidicola
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Brachiaria humidicola
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Brachiaria humidicola
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Brachiaria humidicola
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Brachiaria humidicola
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Brachiaria humidicola
iNaturalist: Brachiaria humidicola
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Brachiaria humidicola
JSTOR Plant Science: Brachiaria humidicola
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Brachiaria humidicola
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Brachiaria humidicola
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Brachiaria humidicola
Plants of the World Online: Brachiaria humidicola
The Plant List (version 1.1): Brachiaria humidicola
Tropicos: Brachiaria humidicola
Wikipedia: Brachiaria humidicola

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 humidicola., retrieved 9 December 2019

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