Wolffia globosa (Roxb.) Hartog & Plas

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Synonyms: Lemna globosa Roxb.
Wolffia cylindracea Hegelm.
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Zimbabwe distribution: W,E,S
Growth form(s): Aquatic.
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Haigh, A. & Boyce, P. (2012). Araceae Flora Zambesiaca 12(1) Page 12.

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 93. as Wolffia cylindracea


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African Plant Database: Wolffia globosa
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Wolffia globosa
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Wolffia globosa
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Wolffia globosa
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Wolffia globosa
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Wolffia globosa
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Wolffia globosa
Ispot Southern Africa : Wolffia globosa
JSTOR Plant Science: Wolffia globosa
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Wolffia globosa
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Wolffia globosa
Tropicos: Wolffia globosa
West African Plants database: Wolffia globosa

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Wolffia globosa.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=112110, retrieved 28 October 2016

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