Cymbopogon pospischilii (K. Schum.) C.E. Hubb.

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Synonyms: Cymbopogon plurinodis (Stapf) Burtt Davy
Common names: Bitter turpentine grass (English) Mokamakama (Setswana) Mosegaseolo (Setswana) Moteko (Setswana) Rantafole (Setswana)
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 12.

Cope, T.A. (2002). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(4) Pages 80 - 81.

Roodt, V. (2015). Grasses & Grazers of Botswana and the surrounding savanna Struik Nature, South Africa Pages 72 - 73. as Cymbopogon plurinodis (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 133.

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Flora of Mozambique: Cymbopogon pospischilii
Flora of Zimbabwe: Cymbopogon pospischilii

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

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: Cymbopogon pospischilii., retrieved 17 July 2018

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