Leptocarydion vulpiastrum (De Not.) Stapf

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Leptocarydion vulpiastrum

Picture: Bart Wursten
Nhascuvo Ranger Camp, Gorongosa National Park

Leptocarydion vulpiastrum

Picture: Bart Wursten
Nhascuvo Ranger Camp, Gorongosa National Park

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Synonyms: Diplachne alopecuroides (Steud.) Jacks.
Leptocarydion alopecuroides (Steud.) Stapf
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Status: Native
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): B,N,C,E,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Lk,W
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Content last updated: Wednesday 24 June 2015

Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 353. (Includes a picture).

Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Pages 41 - 43. (Includes a picture).

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 47.

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 106.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 140.

Timberlake, J.R. & Childes, S.L. (2004). Biodiversity of the Four Corners Area: Technical Reviews Volume Two (Chapter 5-15) Appendix 5-1: Plant Checklist Occasional Publications in Biodiversity 15 Page 190.

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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Leptocarydion vulpiastrum.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=104580, retrieved 22 October 2020

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