Amaranthus praetermissus Brenan

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: praetermissus: omitted, neglected
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: E,S
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Chapano, C., Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 4.

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 67. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 20.

Townsend, C.C. (1988). Amaranthaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(1) Pages 54 - 56. (Includes a picture).


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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Amaranthus praetermissus
African Plant Database: Amaranthus praetermissus
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Amaranthus praetermissus
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EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Amaranthus praetermissus
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Amaranthus praetermissus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Amaranthus praetermissus
The Plant List (version 1.1): Amaranthus praetermissus
Tropicos: Amaranthus praetermissus

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 praetermissus., retrieved 22 September 2017

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