Diheteropogon amplectens (Nees) Clayton
var. amplectens

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Common names: Bre√ęblaarblougras (Afrikaans) Broad-leaved bluestem (English)
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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: W
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Literature:

Chapano, C., Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 13. As Diheteropogon amplectens

Cope, T.A. (2002). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(4) Pages 92 - 94. (Includes a picture).

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 28. As Andropogon amplectens

Roodt, V. (2015). Grasses & Grazers of Botswana and the surrounding savanna Struik Nature, South Africa Pages 84 - 85. as Diheteropogon amplectens (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 135.

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


Other sources of information about Diheteropogon amplectens var. amplectens:

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Flora of Botswana: Diheteropogon amplectens var. amplectens
Flora of Caprivi: Diheteropogon amplectens var. amplectens
Flora of Malawi: Diheteropogon amplectens var. amplectens
Flora of Mozambique: Diheteropogon amplectens var. amplectens
Flora of Zambia: Diheteropogon amplectens var. amplectens

External websites:

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


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: Diheteropogon amplectens var. amplectens.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=108770, retrieved 19 January 2019

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