Lagenaria breviflora (Benth.) Roberty

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Derivation of specific name: breviflora: with short flowers
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Zimbabwe distribution: E
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Jeffrey, C. (1978). Cucurbitaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Pages 437 - 439. (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 38.

Other sources of information about Lagenaria breviflora:

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Flora of Mozambique: Lagenaria breviflora
Flora of Zambia: Lagenaria breviflora

External websites:

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

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: Lagenaria breviflora., retrieved 17 July 2019

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