Crotalaria chirindae Baker f.

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Status: Native
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Syntypes from Mozambique & Zimbabwe
Derivation of specific name: chirindae: of the Chirinda Forest.
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): E
Zambian distribution (Provinces): E
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Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 217.

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 46.

Martins, E.S. et al. (2003). Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(7) Page 146.

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Flora of Malawi: Crotalaria chirindae
Flora of Mozambique: Crotalaria chirindae
Flora of Zimbabwe: Crotalaria chirindae

External websites:

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

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: Crotalaria chirindae., retrieved 2 June 2023

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