Pleurolobus J.St.-Hil.

Ohashi, H. & Ohashi, K. (2019) Desmodium (Leguminosae Tribe Desmodieae) of Africa, Madagascar and the Mascarene Islands Journal of Japanese Botany 94(3) 135148

Ohashi, K, Ohashi, H., Nemoto, T., Ikeda, T., Izumi, H., Kobayashi, H., Muragaki, H., Nata, K., Sato, N. & Suzuki, M. (2018) Phylogenetic Analyses for a New Classification of the Desmodium Group of Leguminosae Tribe Desmodieae Journal of Japanese Botany 93(3) 165189

Description of the genus

Worldwide: 6 species in tropical Africa, Asia and Australia.

Zambia: 3 taxa.

Pleurolobus gangeticus

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SpeciesFZ divisionsProvincesContent
gangeticus (L.) J.St.-Hil. ex H.Ohashi & K.OhashiW,C,E,SLp,C,Lk,WDescription, Image
salicifolius (Poir.) H. Ohashi & K. Ohashi var. salicifolius B,N,W,C,E,SNw,Lk,WImage
tanganyikensis (Baker) H. Ohashi & K. OhashiN,W,C,EN,C

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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Pleurolobus.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=2587, retrieved 23 May 2024

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