Eragrostis mollior Pilg. ex R.E. Fr.

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Notes: Densely caespitose perennial
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,W,C
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Cb,N,C
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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 345.

Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Page 62. (Includes a picture).

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 40. As Eragrostis longepaniculata

Poilecot, P. (2007). Eragrostis species of Zimbabwe Éditions Quae,Versailles, France Pages 52 - 53. (Includes a picture).

Wursten, B., Timberlake, J. & Darbyshire, I. (2017). The Chimanimani Mountains: an updated checklist. Kirkia 19(1) Page 85.

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Flora of Malawi: Eragrostis mollior
Flora of Mozambique: Eragrostis mollior
Flora of Zimbabwe: Eragrostis mollior

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Eragrostis mollior
African Plant Database: Eragrostis mollior
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Eragrostis mollior
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Eragrostis mollior
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Eragrostis mollior
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Eragrostis mollior
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Eragrostis mollior
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Eragrostis mollior
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Eragrostis mollior
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Eragrostis mollior
Ispot Southern Africa: Eragrostis mollior
JSTOR Plant Science: Eragrostis mollior
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Eragrostis mollior
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Eragrostis mollior
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Eragrostis mollior
The Plant List (version 1.1): Eragrostis mollior
Tropicos: Eragrostis mollior

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-19

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2019). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Eragrostis mollior., retrieved 26 May 2019

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