Crotalaria distans Benth.
subsp. macrotropis (Baker f.) Polhill

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Synonyms: Crotalaria macrotropis Baker f.
Crotalaria mundyi Baker f.
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Status: Native
Type location:
DRC, Katanga
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): W,C
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw,C
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Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 218. as Crotalaria macrotropis

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 47.

Martins, E.S. et al. (2003). Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(7) Pages 171 - 173.

Other sources of information about Crotalaria distans subsp. macrotropis:

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Flora of Zimbabwe: Crotalaria distans subsp. macrotropis

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-22

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Crotalaria distans subsp. macrotropis., retrieved 5 October 2022

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