Dicliptera paniculata (Forssk.) I. Darbysh.

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Synonyms: Peristrophe bicalyculata (Retz.) Nees
Peristrophe paniculata (Forssk.) Brummitt
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: paniculata: with a branched racemose or cymose inflorescence (panicle)
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Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,S
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Baumann, G. (2005). Photographic Guide to Wildflowers of Malawi Wildlife and Environmental Society of Malawi Pages 138 - 139. as Peristrophe bicalyculata (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 54. as Peristrophe paniculata

Da Silva, M.C., Izidine, S. & Amude, A.B. (2004). A preliminary checklist of the vascular plants of Mozambique. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 30 Sabonet, Pretoria Page 19. As Peristrophe paniculata

Darbyshire, I., Vollesen, K. & Kelbessa, E. (2015). Acanthaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 8(6) Pages 289 - 291. (Includes a picture).

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 327. (Includes a picture).

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 14. as Peristrophe paniculata

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 19. as Peristrophe paniculata

Other sources of information about Dicliptera paniculata:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Dicliptera paniculata
Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Dicliptera paniculata
Flora of Malawi: Dicliptera paniculata
Flora of Mozambique: Dicliptera paniculata
Flora of Zambia: Dicliptera paniculata

External websites:

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

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: Dicliptera paniculata.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=154100, retrieved 27 May 2024

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