Tristachya superba (De Not.) Schweinf. & Asch.

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Synonyms: Loudetia superba De Not.
Trichopteryx gigantea Stapf
Tristachya angusta J.B. Phipps
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Derivation of specific name: superba: superb, proud
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Clayton, W.D. (1989). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(3) Pages 206 - 207.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 147.

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 193.

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Flora of Caprivi: Tristachya superba
Flora of Mozambique: Tristachya superba
Flora of Zambia: Tristachya superba
Flora of Zimbabwe: Tristachya superba

External websites:

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

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: Tristachya superba., retrieved 27 April 2018

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