Porphyrostemma chevalieri (O. Hoffm.) Hutch. & Dalziel

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Status: Native
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Habitat: In seepage zones, along edges of swamps and pools in grassland.
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Worldwide distribution: Disjunct populations in Senegal, Guinea Bissau, Ghana and Northern Nigeria in West africa and in Mozambique, Zambia and Zimbabwe in our region.
Zimbabwe distribution: N
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Wild, H. (1980). The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area, 12. Inuleae (continued). Kirkia 12(1) Page 34.

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Flora of Mozambique: Porphyrostemma chevalieri
Flora of Zambia: Porphyrostemma chevalieri

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Porphyrostemma chevalieri.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=159250, retrieved 20 March 2018

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