Cenchrus unisetus (Nees) Morrone

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Synonyms: Beckeropsis uniseta (Nees) K. Schum.
Pennisetum unisetum (Nees) Benth.
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Literature:

Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 358.

Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 337. (Includes a picture).

Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Page 182.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 30. As Beckeropsis uniseta


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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cenchrus unisetus
African Plant Database: Cenchrus unisetus
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JSTOR Plant Science: Cenchrus unisetus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Cenchrus unisetus
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Cenchrus unisetus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cenchrus unisetus
The Plant List (version 1.1): Cenchrus unisetus
Tropicos: Cenchrus unisetus


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Cenchrus unisetus.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=107900, retrieved 19 November 2018

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