Cenchrus macrourus (Trin.) Morrone

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Synonyms: Pennisetum angolense Rendle
Pennisetum glaucocladum Stapf & C.E. Hubb.
Pennisetum macropogon Stapf & C.E. Hubb.
Pennisetum macrourum Trin.
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Literature:

Chapano, C., Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 28.

Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Pages 185 - 186.

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 509. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 142.

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

Timberlake, J.R. & Childes, S.L. (2004). Biodiversity of the Four Corners Area: Technical Reviews Volume Two (Chapter 5-15) Appendix 5-1: Plant Checklist Occasional Publications in Biodiversity 15 Page 191.

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Flora of Botswana: Cenchrus macrourus
Flora of Malawi: Cenchrus macrourus
Flora of Zambia: Cenchrus macrourus
Flora of Zimbabwe: Cenchrus macrourus

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Cenchrus macrourus
African Plant Database: Cenchrus macrourus
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Cenchrus macrourus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Cenchrus macrourus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Cenchrus macrourus
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Cenchrus macrourus
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Cenchrus macrourus
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Cenchrus macrourus
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Cenchrus macrourus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Cenchrus macrourus
Ispot Southern Africa: Cenchrus macrourus
JSTOR Plant Science: Cenchrus macrourus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Cenchrus macrourus
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Cenchrus macrourus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Cenchrus macrourus
The Plant List (version 1.1): Cenchrus macrourus
Tropicos: Cenchrus macrourus


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Caprivi: Species information: Cenchrus macrourus.
https://www.capriviflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=107820, retrieved 21 February 2018

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