Eragrostis spicigera Cope

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Notes: Densely caespitose perennial
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Zambian distribution (Provinces): N
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Red data list status: Lower Risk - near threatened
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Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Pages 119 - 120. (Includes a picture).

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Eragrostis spicigera., retrieved 28 February 2024

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