Panicum porphyrrhizos Steud.

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Status: Native
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): C,E,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): S
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Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Pages 29 - 30.

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 107.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 142.

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Flora of Botswana: Panicum porphyrrhizos
Flora of Malawi: Panicum porphyrrhizos
Flora of Mozambique: Panicum porphyrrhizos
Flora of Zimbabwe: Panicum porphyrrhizos

External websites:

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

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: Panicum porphyrrhizos., retrieved 2 April 2020

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