Urochloa oligotricha (Fig. & De Not.) Henrard

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Synonyms: Panicum bolbodes (Steud.) Schweinf.
Urochloa bolbodes (Steud.) Stapf
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Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: oligotricha: with few hairs
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): C,E,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Lk,S
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Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 36.

Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Pages 82 - 84.

Isaiah, A.M. & Komi, T. (2015). Grasses in the Botswana National Botanic Garden South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria Page 35. (Includes a picture).

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.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 147.

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Flora of Botswana: Urochloa oligotricha
Flora of Caprivi: Urochloa oligotricha
Flora of Malawi: Urochloa oligotricha
Flora of Zimbabwe: Urochloa oligotricha

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Urochloa oligotricha
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Urochloa oligotricha
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Urochloa oligotricha
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Urochloa oligotricha
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JSTOR Plant Science: Urochloa oligotricha
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Urochloa oligotricha
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Urochloa oligotricha
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Urochloa oligotricha
Plants of the World Online: Urochloa oligotricha
Tropicos: Urochloa oligotricha
Wikipedia: Urochloa oligotricha

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-21

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2021). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Urochloa oligotricha.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=107000, retrieved 18 April 2021

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