Selago welwitschii Rolfe
var. holubii (Rolfe) Brenan

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Synonyms: Selago holubii Rolfe
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: welwitschii: named after the Austrian botanist, Friedrich Martin Welwitsch (1806-1872);
holubii: after Dr Emil Holub (1847-1902), Czech author, physician, naturalist and explorer in Southern Africa.
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Worldwide distribution: Angola, Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe distribution: W
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Hilliard, O.M. (1999). The tribe Selagineae (Scrophulariaceae) Kew Publishing Page 227.

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 79. Under Selaginaceae

Philcox, D. (1990). Scrophulariaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(2) Page 173.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 105.

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Flora of Botswana: Selago welwitschii var. holubii
Flora of Caprivi: Selago welwitschii var. holubii

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Selago welwitschii
African Plant Database: Selago welwitschii
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Selago welwitschii
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Wikipedia: Selago welwitschii

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: Selago welwitschii var. holubii., retrieved 14 April 2024

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