Chloris roxburghiana Schult.

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Synonyms: Chloris myriostachya Hochst.
Common names: Plume chloris (English)
Status: Native
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Mozambique distribution: MS,GI,M
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Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 13.

Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Pages 209 - 210.

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 101.

Roodt, V. (2015). Grasses & Grazers of Botswana and the surrounding savanna Struik Nature, South Africa Pages 66 - 67. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 133.

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Flora of Botswana: Chloris roxburghiana
Flora of Malawi: Chloris roxburghiana
Flora of Zimbabwe: Chloris roxburghiana

External websites:

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

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: Chloris roxburghiana., retrieved 25 October 2020

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