Desmodium hirtum Guill. & Perr.
var. hirtum

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: hirtum: hairy
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: W
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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 47.

Verdcourt, B. (2000). Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(6) Pages 5 - 13. (Includes a picture).

Other sources of information about Desmodium hirtum var. hirtum:

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Flora of Mozambique: Desmodium hirtum var. hirtum
Flora of Zambia: Desmodium hirtum var. hirtum

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-20

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2020). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Desmodium hirtum var. hirtum., retrieved 28 November 2020

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