Sporobolus olivaceus Napper

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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 362.

Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Page 187.

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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Sporobolus olivaceus
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Sporobolus olivaceus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Sporobolus olivaceus
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Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2021). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Sporobolus olivaceus.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=189010, retrieved 24 October 2021

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