Chamaecrista polytricha (Brenan) Lock
var. pauciflora Brenan

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Status: Native
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Habitat: Grassland
Altitude range: 600 - 1100 m
Flowering time:Feb
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca):
Zambian distribution (Provinces): E
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Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 212. as Cassia polytricha pauciflora

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 43.

Other sources of information about Chamaecrista polytricha var. pauciflora:

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Flora of Malawi: Chamaecrista polytricha var. pauciflora
Flora of Mozambique: Chamaecrista polytricha var. pauciflora
Flora of Zimbabwe: Chamaecrista polytricha var. pauciflora

External websites:

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

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: Chamaecrista polytricha var. pauciflora., retrieved 25 September 2023

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