Coccinia senensis (Klotzsch) Cogn.

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: senensis: from Sena on the Zambezi River in Mozambique
Habitat: Grassland, woodland and thicket.
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Worldwide distribution: Apparently only Known from Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe.
Zimbabwe distribution: N
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Jeffrey, C. (1978). Cucurbitaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Pages 447 - 448.

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.

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Flora of Malawi: Coccinia senensis
Flora of Mozambique: Coccinia senensis

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

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: Coccinia senensis., retrieved 19 June 2024

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