Melinis effusa (Rendle) Stapf

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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Page 124.

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 106.

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

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: Melinis effusa., retrieved 19 October 2020

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