Indigofera microcarpa Desv.

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Notes: Not recorded for Zambia in FZ 3(4)
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Da Silva, M.C., Izidine, S. & Amude, A.B. (2004). A preliminary checklist of the vascular plants of Mozambique. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 30 Sabonet, Pretoria Page 69.

Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 221.

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 48.

Schrire, B.D. (2012). Papilionoideae-Indigofereae Flora Zambesiaca 3(4) Pages 44 - 46. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Mozambique: Indigofera microcarpa
Flora of Zimbabwe: Indigofera microcarpa

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Indigofera microcarpa
African Plant Database: Indigofera microcarpa
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Indigofera microcarpa
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Indigofera microcarpa
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JSTOR Plant Science: Indigofera microcarpa
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Indigofera microcarpa
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Tropicos: Indigofera microcarpa
Wikipedia: Indigofera microcarpa

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: Indigofera microcarpa., retrieved 26 September 2023

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