Hyparrhenia bracteata (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Stapf

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Common names:
Status: Native
Racemes short, dark brown, subtended by yellow hairs
Type location:
Derivation of specific name: bracteata: possessing bracts
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): B,N,W,C,E,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw,Lp,N
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Cope, T.A. (2002). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(4) Pages 127 - 128.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 43.

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 105.

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Flora of Malawi: Hyparrhenia bracteata
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External websites:

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

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: Hyparrhenia bracteata.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=108800, retrieved 26 September 2020

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