Rotala tenella (Guill. & Perr.) Hiern

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Synonyms: Rotala submersa Pohnert var. submersa
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,S
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Chapano, C., Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 31.

Fernandes, A. (1978). Lythraceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Pages 316 - 317. As Rotala submersa submersa

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 82.

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Flora of Botswana: Rotala tenella
Flora of Zambia: Rotala tenella

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Rotala tenella
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Rotala tenella
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Rotala tenella
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Rotala tenella
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Rotala tenella
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Rotala tenella
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Rotala tenella
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Rotala tenella
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Rotala tenella
Ispot Southern Africa: Rotala tenella
JSTOR Plant Science: Rotala tenella
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Rotala tenella
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Rotala tenella
The Plant List (version 1.1): Rotala tenella
Tropicos: Rotala tenella

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Rotala tenella., retrieved 18 March 2019

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