Tristachya leucothrix Nees

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Synonyms: Tristachya hispida (L.f.) K. Schum.
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Mozambique distribution: MS
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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 366. (Includes a picture).

Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 56.

Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Pages 207 - 208.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 64. As Tristachya hispida

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 111.

Wursten, B., Timberlake, J. & Darbyshire, I. (2017). The Chimanimani Mountains: an updated checklist. Kirkia 19(1) Page 86.

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Flora of Malawi: Tristachya leucothrix
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Flora of Zimbabwe: Tristachya leucothrix

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Tristachya leucothrix
African Plant Database: Tristachya leucothrix
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Tristachya leucothrix
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Tristachya leucothrix
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Tristachya leucothrix
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Wikipedia: Tristachya leucothrix

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: Tristachya leucothrix., retrieved 25 February 2021

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