Sopubia simplex (Hochst.) Hochst.

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Derivation of specific name: simplex: undivided, entire
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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Baumann, G. (2005). Photographic Guide to Wildflowers of Malawi Wildlife and Environmental Society of Malawi Pages 130 - 131. (Includes a picture).

Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 268.

Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 52.

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 78. Under Scrophulariaceae

Philcox, D. (1990). Scrophulariaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(2) Page 144.

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

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 177.

Wursten, B., Timberlake, J. & Darbyshire, I. (2017). The Chimanimani Mountains: an updated checklist. Kirkia 19(1) Page 96.

Other sources of information about Sopubia simplex:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Sopubia simplex
Flora of Caprivi: Sopubia simplex
Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Sopubia simplex
Flora of Malawi: Sopubia simplex
Flora of Mozambique: Sopubia simplex
Flora of Zambia: Sopubia simplex

External websites:

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

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: Sopubia simplex., retrieved 20 July 2024

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