Commelina zambesica C.B.Clarke

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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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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 87.

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.

Other sources of information about Commelina zambesica:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Commelina zambesica
Flora of Caprivi: Commelina zambesica
Flora of Malawi: Commelina zambesica
Flora of Mozambique: Commelina zambesica
Flora of Zambia: Commelina zambesica

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Commelina zambesica
African Plant Database: Commelina zambesica
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Commelina zambesica
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Commelina zambesica
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Commelina zambesica
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Commelina zambesica
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Commelina zambesica
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Commelina zambesica
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Commelina zambesica
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Commelina zambesica
Ispot Southern Africa: Commelina zambesica
JSTOR Plant Science: Commelina zambesica
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Commelina zambesica
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Commelina zambesica
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Commelina zambesica
The Plant List (version 1.1): Commelina zambesica
Tropicos: Commelina zambesica

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Commelina zambesica., retrieved 25 June 2019

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