Aristida meridionalis (Stapf) Henrard

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Status: Native
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Botswana distribution: N,SW,SE
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Chapano, C., Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 4.

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 465. (Includes a picture).

Launert, E. (1971). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(1) Pages 120 - 121. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 131.

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 187.

Other sources of information about Aristida meridionalis:

Our websites:

Flora of Caprivi: Aristida meridionalis
Flora of Mozambique: Aristida meridionalis
Flora of Zambia: Aristida meridionalis
Flora of Zimbabwe: Aristida meridionalis

External websites:

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

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 Botswana: Species information: Aristida meridionalis., retrieved 20 January 2018

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