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Mnesithea (Mnesithea selloana)

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: This datasheet is pending revision and updating; its contents are currently derived from FAO's Animal Feed Resources Information System (1991-2002) and from Bo Göhl's Tropical Feeds (1976-1982).

Datasheet

Description
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Synonyms 
Coelorachis glandulosa (Thrin.) Stapf., Rottboellia selloana Hack.
Related feed(s) 
Description 
Tufted perennial 30-65 cm high that grows in dry grasslands on sandy soil. Leaves 12-20 cm.
Distribution 
Occurs in Uruguay, S Brazil and NE Argentina
Nutritional aspects
Ruminants 
Well grazed by cattle.
Nutritional tables
Tables of chemical composition and nutritional value 
References
Datasheet citation 

DATASHEET UNDER CONSTRUCTION. DO NOT QUOTE. http://www.feedipedia.org/node/640 Last updated on March 16, 2010, 17:13

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