Desmodium psilocarpum Gray

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Status: Introduced
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Zimbabwe distribution: C
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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) Page 12.

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Flora of Zambia: Desmodium psilocarpum

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

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: Desmodium psilocarpum., retrieved 4 March 2024

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