Utricularia gibba L.

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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
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Chapano, C., Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 36.

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 276. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 80.

Taylor, P. (1988). Lentibulariaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(3) Pages 35 - 37. (Includes a picture).

Timberlake, J.R. & Childes, S.L. (2004). Biodiversity of the Four Corners Area: Technical Reviews Volume Two (Chapter 5-15) Appendix 5-1: Plant Checklist Occasional Publications in Biodiversity 15 Page 216.

Other sources of information about Utricularia gibba:

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Flora of Botswana: Utricularia gibba
Flora of Caprivi: Utricularia gibba
Flora of Mozambique: Utricularia gibba
Flora of Zambia: Utricularia gibba

External websites:

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

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: Utricularia gibba.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=152800, retrieved 18 July 2019

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