Swertia quartiniana A. Rich.

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: quartiniana: named after Richard Quartin-Dillon, botanist
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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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 53.

Paiva, J. & Nogueira, I. (1990). Gentianaceae Flora Zambesiaca 7(4) Pages 27 - 28.

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Flora of Zambia: Swertia quartiniana

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Swertia quartiniana.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=144810, retrieved 2 December 2023

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