Bothriochloa radicans (Lehm.) A. Camus

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Synonyms: Dichanthium radicans (Lehm.) Clayton
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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.

Cope, T.A. (2002). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(4) Pages 44 - 45.

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 100.

Setshogo, M.P. (2000). Notes on the grass subtribe Sorghinae (Poaceae: Andropogoneae) in the Flora Zambesiaca area Kirkia 17(2) Page 143.

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

Timberlake, J.R. & Childes, S.L. (2004). Biodiversity of the Four Corners Area: Technical Reviews Volume Two (Chapter 5-15) Appendix 5-1: Plant Checklist Occasional Publications in Biodiversity 15 Page 187.

Wursten, B., Timberlake, J. & Darbyshire, I. (2017). The Chimanimani Mountains: an updated checklist. Kirkia 19(1) Page 85.

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Flora of Botswana: Bothriochloa radicans
Flora of Caprivi: Bothriochloa radicans
Flora of Mozambique: Bothriochloa radicans
Flora of Zambia: Bothriochloa radicans

External websites:

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

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: Bothriochloa radicans., retrieved 24 September 2020

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