Sporobolus piliferus (Trin.) Kunth

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Derivation of specific name: piliferus: bearing hairs
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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 365.

Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Pages 179 - 180.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 61.

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 Pages 152 - 153.

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Flora of Malawi: Sporobolus piliferus
Flora of Zambia: Sporobolus piliferus
Flora of Zimbabwe: Sporobolus piliferus

External websites:

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

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 piliferus.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=105560, retrieved 5 March 2021

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