Pycreus nitidus (Lam.) J. Raynal

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Derivation of specific name: nitidus: glossy, shining
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Zimbabwe distribution: W
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Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 30.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 120.

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Flora of Botswana: Pycreus nitidus
Flora of Zambia: Pycreus nitidus

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Pycreus nitidus
African Plant Database: Pycreus nitidus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Pycreus nitidus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Pycreus nitidus
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Pycreus nitidus
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Pycreus nitidus
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Pycreus nitidus
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Pycreus nitidus
iNaturalist: Pycreus nitidus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Pycreus nitidus
JSTOR Plant Science: Pycreus nitidus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Pycreus nitidus
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Pycreus nitidus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Pycreus nitidus
Plants of the World Online: Pycreus nitidus
Tropicos: Pycreus nitidus
Wikipedia: Pycreus nitidus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Pycreus nitidus., retrieved 21 March 2023

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