Rhinacanthus xerophilus A. Meeuse

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Status: Native
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Zimbabwe distribution: S
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Darbyshire, I., Vollesen, K. & Kelbessa, E. (2015). Acanthaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 8(6) Page 228.

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.

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

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Flora of Botswana: Rhinacanthus xerophilus
Flora of Mozambique: Rhinacanthus xerophilus

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

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: Rhinacanthus xerophilus.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=154330, retrieved 4 October 2023

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