Amaranthus deflexus L.

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Derivation of specific name: deflexus: deflexed
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: W,C
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Insects associated with this species: Zizeeria knysna (Food plant)
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Townsend, C.C. (1988). Amaranthaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(1) Pages 48 - 60. (Includes a picture).


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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Amaranthus deflexus., retrieved 28 March 2017

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