Phyllorachis sagittata Trimen

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: sagittata: arrow-shaped, sagittate
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Mozambique distribution: MS
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Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 54.

Launert, E. (1971). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(1) Pages 37 - 38. As Phyllorhachis sagittata (Includes a picture).

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 108.

Other sources of information about Phyllorachis sagittata:

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Flora of Malawi: Phyllorachis sagittata
Flora of Zambia: Phyllorachis sagittata
Flora of Zimbabwe: Phyllorachis sagittata

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Phyllorachis sagittata., retrieved 29 November 2020

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