Raphanus raphanistrum L.

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Status: Introduced
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Zimbabwe distribution: C,E
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Exell, A.W. (1960). Brassicaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(1) Page 194.

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

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: Raphanus raphanistrum.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=124190, retrieved 31 March 2023

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