Aristida recta Franch.

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Status: Native
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Mozambique distribution: Z
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 341.

Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 6.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 29. As Aristida atroviolacea

Launert, E. (1971). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(1) Pages 104 - 105.

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.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 145.

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

Other sources of information about Aristida recta:

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Flora of Malawi: Aristida recta
Flora of Zambia: Aristida recta
Flora of Zimbabwe: Aristida recta

External websites:

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

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: Aristida recta., retrieved 24 September 2020

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