Commelina nigritana Benth.
var. nigritana

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Status: Native
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca):
Zambian distribution (Provinces): C,Lk,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 86.

Other sources of information about Commelina nigritana var. nigritana:

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Flora of Malawi: Commelina nigritana var. nigritana
Flora of Zimbabwe: Commelina nigritana var. nigritana

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Commelina nigritana
African Plant Database: Commelina nigritana
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Commelina nigritana
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Commelina nigritana
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Commelina nigritana
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Commelina nigritana
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Commelina nigritana
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Commelina nigritana
iNaturalist: Commelina nigritana
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Commelina nigritana
JSTOR Plant Science: Commelina nigritana
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Commelina nigritana
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Commelina nigritana
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Commelina nigritana
Plants of the World Online: Commelina nigritana
Tropicos: Commelina nigritana
Wikipedia: Commelina nigritana

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: Commelina nigritana var. nigritana., retrieved 4 February 2023

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