Sesbania leptocarpa DC.
var. leptocarpa

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: leptocarpa: slender-fruited
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: E,S
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Brummitt, R.K., Harder, D.K., Lewis, G.P., Lock, J.M., Polhill, R.M. & Verdcourt, B. (2007). Leguminosae Subfamily Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(3) Pages 237 - 239.

Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 226. Sesbania mossambicensis mossambicensis

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 51.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 72. as Sesbania leptocarpa

Other sources of information about Sesbania leptocarpa var. leptocarpa:

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Flora of Botswana: Sesbania leptocarpa var. leptocarpa
Flora of Malawi: Sesbania leptocarpa var. leptocarpa
Flora of Mozambique: Sesbania leptocarpa var. leptocarpa

External websites:

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

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: Sesbania leptocarpa var. leptocarpa., retrieved 21 May 2024

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