Leptochloa eleusine (Nees) Cope & N. Snow

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Cope, T.A. (1999). Poaceae Flora Zambesiaca 10(2) Page 26.

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

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Botswana: Species information: Leptochloa eleusine.
https://www.botswanaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=188530, retrieved 18 July 2024

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