Pycreus pumilus (L.) Nees

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Derivation of specific name: pumilus: dwarf
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Zambian distribution (Provinces): C,S
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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 89.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 120.

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Flora of Botswana: Pycreus pumilus
Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Pycreus pumilus
Flora of Zimbabwe: Pycreus pumilus

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Pycreus pumilus., retrieved 1 October 2023

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