Lotus arabicus L.

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Status: Native
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Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 223.

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 49.

Martins, E.S. et al. (2003). Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(7) Page 9.

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Flora of Malawi: Lotus arabicus
Flora of Mozambique: Lotus arabicus
Flora of Zimbabwe: Lotus arabicus

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

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: Lotus arabicus.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=128520, retrieved 16 June 2024

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