Arthraxon micans (Nees) Hochst.

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Status: Native
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,W,E
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Cb,N,C,Lk
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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 341. (Includes a picture).

Cope, T.A. (2002). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(4) Pages 89 - 91.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 30. As Arthraxon quartinianus

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Flora of Malawi: Arthraxon micans
Flora of Mozambique: Arthraxon micans

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Arthraxon micans
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Arthraxon micans
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Arthraxon micans
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Arthraxon micans
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Arthraxon micans
JSTOR Plant Science: Arthraxon micans
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Arthraxon micans
Plants of the World Online: Arthraxon micans
Tropicos: Arthraxon micans
Wikipedia: Arthraxon micans

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Arthraxon micans., retrieved 4 October 2023

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