Amaranthus praetermissus Brenan

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: praetermissus: omitted, neglected
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Zimbabwe distribution: E,S
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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 Plant Database: Amaranthus praetermissus
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Amaranthus praetermissus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Amaranthus praetermissus
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Amaranthus praetermissus
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Amaranthus praetermissus
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Amaranthus praetermissus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Amaranthus praetermissus
Ispot Southern Africa : Amaranthus praetermissus
JSTOR Plant Science: Amaranthus praetermissus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Amaranthus praetermissus
Tropicos: Amaranthus praetermissus
West African Plants database: Amaranthus praetermissus

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: Amaranthus praetermissus., retrieved 22 October 2016

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