Cenchrus polystachios (L.) Morrone
subsp. atrichus (Stapf & C.E. Hubb.) Morrone

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Synonyms: Pennisetum polystachion (L.) Schult. subsp. atrichum (Stapf & C.E. Hubb.) Brunken
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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: N
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Literature:

Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Pages 181 - 182.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 53. As Pennisetum atrichum


Other sources of information about Cenchrus polystachios subsp. atrichus:

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Flora of Malawi: Cenchrus polystachios subsp. atrichus
Flora of Zambia: Cenchrus polystachios subsp. atrichus

External websites:

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


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: Cenchrus polystachios subsp. atrichus.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=107850, retrieved 20 May 2019

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