Eleusine coracana (L.) Gaertn.

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Common names: Finger millet (English)
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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 342. as Eleusine coracana africana (Includes a picture).

Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Pages 156 - 157. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Malawi: Eleusine coracana
Flora of Zimbabwe: Eleusine coracana
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Eleusine coracana

External websites:

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


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Mozambique: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Eleusine coracana.
http://www.mozambiqueflora.com/cult/species.php?species_id=105340, retrieved 20 November 2017

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