Chenopodium murale L.

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Synonyms: Chenopodiastrum murale (L.) S.Fuentes, Uotila & Borsch
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Presumably from Europe
Derivation of specific name: murale: belonging to or growing on walls
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): S
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Brenan, J.P.M. (1988). Chenopodiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(1) Pages 135 - 140. (Includes a picture).

Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 8. As Chenopodium murale murale

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 35. under Chenopodiaceae

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 46.

Wild, H. (1955). Common Rhodesian Weeds Government of Rhodesia, Salisbury Page 22. (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Chenopodium murale
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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: Species information: Chenopodium murale., retrieved 18 April 2024

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