Aristida aequiglumis Hack.

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Common names:
Status: Native
Type location:
South Africa, Transvaal
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: On sandy ground in open situations, seasonally flooded areas, paddocks, rock crevices and on hill slopes. Considered to be an indicator of eroded soil
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Worldwide distribution: Transvaal, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): C,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Lk
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Launert, E. (1971). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(1) Pages 107 - 108.

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 99.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 130.

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Flora of Botswana: Aristida aequiglumis
Flora of Zimbabwe: Aristida aequiglumis

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Aristida aequiglumis
African Plant Database: Aristida aequiglumis
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Aristida aequiglumis
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Wikipedia: Aristida aequiglumis

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Aristida aequiglumis., retrieved 21 September 2023

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