Bergia decumbens Planch. ex Harv.

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Derivation of specific name: decumbens: (of stems) lying on the ground and tending to rise at the end
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 55.

Timberlake, J.R. & Childes, S.L. (2004). Biodiversity of the Four Corners Area: Technical Reviews Volume Two (Chapter 5-15) Appendix 5-1: Plant Checklist Occasional Publications in Biodiversity 15 Page 206.


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Flora of Botswana: Bergia decumbens
Flora of Caprivi: Bergia decumbens
Flora of Mozambique: Bergia decumbens

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

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: Bergia decumbens., retrieved 26 May 2016

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