Grona hirta (Guill. & Perr.) H.Ohashi & K.Ohashi
var. hirta

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Synonyms: Desmodium boivinianum Baill.
Desmodium hirtum Guill. & Perr.
Desmodium humblotianum Baill.
Meibomia hirta Kuntze
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: hirtum: hairy
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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. as Desmodium hirtum var. hirtum

Ohashi, H. & Ohashi, K. (2019). Desmodium (Leguminosae Tribe Desmodieae) of Africa, Madagascar and the Mascarene Islands Journal of Japanese Botany 94(3) Page 144.

Phiri, P.S.M. (2005). A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 32 Page 59. as Desmodium hirtum var. hirtum

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

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Flora of Mozambique: Grona hirta var. hirta
Flora of Zambia: Grona hirta var. hirta

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Grona hirta
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Wikipedia: Grona hirta

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: Grona hirta var. hirta., retrieved 4 March 2024

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