Commelina fluviatilis Brenan

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Zimbabwe distribution: W
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Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 86.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 117.

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 181.

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Flora of Botswana: Commelina fluviatilis
Flora of Caprivi: Commelina fluviatilis
Flora of Zambia: Commelina fluviatilis

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Commelina fluviatilis
African Plant Database: Commelina fluviatilis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Commelina fluviatilis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Commelina fluviatilis
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Commelina fluviatilis
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iNaturalist: Commelina fluviatilis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Commelina fluviatilis
JSTOR Plant Science: Commelina fluviatilis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Commelina fluviatilis
Plants of the World Online: Commelina fluviatilis
Tropicos: Commelina fluviatilis
Wikipedia: Commelina fluviatilis

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Commelina fluviatilis., retrieved 13 April 2024

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