Sporobolus mauritianus (Steud.) T. Durand & Schinz

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Derivation of specific name: mauritianus: from Mauritius
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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 362.

Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Page 179.

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 110.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 152.

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Flora of Malawi: Sporobolus mauritianus
Flora of Zambia: Sporobolus mauritianus
Flora of Zimbabwe: Sporobolus mauritianus

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Sporobolus mauritianus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Sporobolus mauritianus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Sporobolus mauritianus
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Sporobolus mauritianus
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Sporobolus mauritianus
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Sporobolus mauritianus
JSTOR Plant Science: Sporobolus mauritianus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Sporobolus mauritianus
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Sporobolus mauritianus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Sporobolus mauritianus
Plants of the World Online: Sporobolus mauritianus
Tropicos: Sporobolus mauritianus
Wikipedia: Sporobolus mauritianus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Sporobolus mauritianus.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=105490, retrieved 5 March 2021

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