Tragia prionoides Radcl.-Sm.

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: W,C,E,S
Growth form(s): Climber.
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Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 35.

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 43.

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Pages 230 - 232. (Includes a picture).

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External websites:

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

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: Tragia prionoides., retrieved 22 May 2024

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