Lepidium africanum (Burm. f.) DC.
subsp. africanum

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Synonyms: Lepidium divaricatum Aiton subsp. linoides (Thunb.) Thell.
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: africanum: of Africa
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Zimbabwe distribution: W,C,E
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Exell, A.W. (1960). Brassicaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(1) Pages 191 - 192. As Lepidium divaricatum linoides (Includes a picture).

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 31.

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Flora of Mozambique: Lepidium africanum subsp. africanum
Flora of Zambia: Lepidium africanum subsp. africanum

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Lepidium africanum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Lepidium africanum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Lepidium africanum
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Lepidium africanum
JSTOR Plant Science: Lepidium africanum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Lepidium africanum
Plants of the World Online: Lepidium africanum
Tropicos: Lepidium africanum
Wikipedia: Lepidium africanum

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: Lepidium africanum subsp. africanum.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=124070, retrieved 28 May 2024

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