Brachiaria ramosa (L.) Stapf

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Synonyms: Panicum ramosum L.
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: ramosa: branched
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Page 78.

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.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Brachiaria ramosa
African Plant Database: Brachiaria ramosa
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Brachiaria ramosa
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Brachiaria ramosa
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Brachiaria ramosa
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Brachiaria ramosa
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Brachiaria ramosa
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Brachiaria ramosa
Plants of the World Online: Brachiaria ramosa
The Plant List (version 1.1): Brachiaria ramosa
Tropicos: Brachiaria ramosa
Wikipedia: Brachiaria ramosa

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: Brachiaria ramosa., retrieved 26 September 2020

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