Thelepogon elegans Roem. & Schult.

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: elegans: elegant
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Mozambique distribution: N
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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. (Includes a picture).

Cope, T.A. (2002). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(4) Pages 54 - 55. (Includes a picture).

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 62.

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.

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Flora of Caprivi: Thelepogon elegans
Flora of Malawi: Thelepogon elegans
Flora of Zambia: Thelepogon elegans
Flora of Zimbabwe: Thelepogon elegans

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Thelepogon elegans
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Thelepogon elegans
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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: Thelepogon elegans., retrieved 27 February 2021

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