Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp.[Agg]

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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,E,S
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Insects associated with this species: Euchrysops malathana (Food plant)
Maruca vitrata (Larval food plant)
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Baumann, G. (2005). Photographic Guide to Wildflowers of Malawi Wildlife and Environmental Society of Malawi Pages 42 - 43. (Includes a picture).


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Flora of Malawi: Vigna unguiculata
Flora of Mozambique: Vigna unguiculata
Flora of Mozambique: cultivated Vigna unguiculata
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Vigna unguiculata

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

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: Vigna unguiculata., retrieved 26 October 2016

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