Panicum nymphoides Renvoize

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Common names:
Status: Native
Notes: Only known from two collections
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Growing amongst boulders, moss and other grasses
Altitude range: 2100 m (approx)
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Only known from Mt Mulanje, Malawi
Malawi distribution: S
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Endemic status: Endemic
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Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Page 37.

Strugnell, A.M. (2002). Endemics of Mt. Mulanje. The endemic spermatophytes of Mt. Mulanje, Malawi Systematics and Geography of Plants 72 Page 19.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 151.

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External websites:

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

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: Panicum nymphoides., retrieved 25 April 2024

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