Lessertia benguellensis Baker

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Synonyms: Lessertia emarginata Schinz
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Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: benguellensis: after the Benguella region of Angola
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Zimbabwe distribution: W
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Literature:

Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 223. as Lessertia emarginata

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 171. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 68.


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


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: Lessertia benguellensis.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=130290, retrieved 30 May 2016

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