Ledermanniella tenax (C.H. Wright) C. Cusset

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Ledermanniella tenax

Beds of Ledermaniella tenax in Lufuba River
Jun 2012
Photo: M.P.Kennedy

Ledermanniella tenax

Beds of Ledermaniella tenax in Lufuba River
Jun 2012
Photo: M.P.Kennedy

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Synonyms: Dicraeia tenax C.H. Wright
Inversodicraea tenax (C.H. Wright) Engl. ex R.E. Fr.
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Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: tenax: tenacious, strong
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): B,N,W,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw,Lp,W
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Content last updated: Tuesday 9 May 2017

Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 36. As Ledermanniella sp.

Cusset, C. (1997). Podostemaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(2) Pages 3 - 4. (Includes a picture).

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 67.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 92.

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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-21

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2021). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Ledermanniella tenax.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=124800, retrieved 5 December 2021

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