Hyparrhenia formosa Stapf

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Status: Native
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Malawi distribution: N,S
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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 350.

Cope, T.A. (2002). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(4) Page 120.

Jackson, G. & Wiehe, P.O. (1958). An Annotated Check List of Nyasaland Grasses The Government Printer, Zomba, Nyasaland Page 44.

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

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: Hyparrhenia formosa.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=221780, retrieved 18 April 2024

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