Rhynchosia albissima Gand.

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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: E,S
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Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 225.

Mackinder, B. et al. (2001). Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(5) Page 201.

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 71.

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Flora of Botswana: Rhynchosia albissima
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Rhynchosia albissima
African Plant Database: Rhynchosia albissima
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Rhynchosia albissima
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Wikipedia: Rhynchosia albissima

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: Rhynchosia albissima.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=131610, retrieved 19 May 2024

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