Coix lacryma-jobi L.
var. lacryma-jobi

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Common names: Job's tears (English)
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Malawi distribution: ?
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Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 66. As Coix lacryma-jobi

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 101.

Siebert, S. & Mössmer, M. (Editors) (2002). SABONET Southern Mozambique Expedition 2001; Provisional Plant Checklist of the Maputo Elephant Reserve (MER) and Licuati Forest Reserve (LFR) SABONET News 7(1) Page 27.

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Flora of Mozambique: Coix lacryma-jobi var. lacryma-jobi
Flora of Zimbabwe: Coix lacryma-jobi var. lacryma-jobi

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Coix lacryma-jobi
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Coix lacryma-jobi
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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Coix lacryma-jobi var. lacryma-jobi., retrieved 18 April 2024

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