Xerophyta viscosa Baker

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Synonyms: Vellozia viscosa (Baker) Baker
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: viscosa: viscid, sticky
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,E
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Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 149.

Wursten, B., Timberlake, J. & Darbyshire, I. (2017). The Chimanimani Mountains: an updated checklist. Kirkia 19(1) Page 86.

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Flora of Botswana: Xerophyta viscosa
Flora of Mozambique: Xerophyta viscosa

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Xerophyta viscosa
African Plant Database: Xerophyta viscosa
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Xerophyta viscosa
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Xerophyta viscosa
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Xerophyta viscosa
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Xerophyta viscosa
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Xerophyta viscosa
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Xerophyta viscosa
iNaturalist: Xerophyta viscosa
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Xerophyta viscosa
JSTOR Plant Science: Xerophyta viscosa
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Xerophyta viscosa
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Xerophyta viscosa
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Xerophyta viscosa
Plants of the World Online: Xerophyta viscosa
The Plant List (version 1.1): Xerophyta viscosa
Tropicos: Xerophyta viscosa
Wikipedia: Xerophyta viscosa

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: Xerophyta viscosa.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=115340, retrieved 23 October 2019

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