Melinis longiseta (A. Rich.) Zizka
subsp. bellespicata (Rendle) Zizka

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Synonyms: Rhynchelytrum bellespicatum (Rendle) Stapf & C.E. Hubb.
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Literature:

Chapano, C., Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 25.

Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Pages 119 - 121.

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 106.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 140.

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 190.

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Flora of Caprivi: Melinis longiseta subsp. bellespicata
Flora of Malawi: Melinis longiseta subsp. bellespicata
Flora of Mozambique: Melinis longiseta subsp. bellespicata
Flora of Zambia: Melinis longiseta subsp. bellespicata
Flora of Zimbabwe: Melinis longiseta subsp. bellespicata

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Melinis longiseta
African Plant Database: Melinis longiseta
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Melinis longiseta
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Melinis longiseta
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Melinis longiseta
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Melinis longiseta
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Melinis longiseta
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Melinis longiseta
iNaturalist: Melinis longiseta
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Melinis longiseta
JSTOR Plant Science: Melinis longiseta
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Melinis longiseta
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Melinis longiseta
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Melinis longiseta
Plants of the World Online: Melinis longiseta
The Plant List (version 1.1): Melinis longiseta
Tropicos: Melinis longiseta
Wikipedia: Melinis longiseta


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Botswana: Species information: Melinis longiseta subsp. bellespicata.
https://www.botswanaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=107380, retrieved 23 August 2019

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