Microcharis welwitschii (Baker) Schrire

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Synonyms: Indigofera welwitschii Baker var. welwitschii
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Derivation of specific name: welwitschii: named after the Austrian botanist, Friedrich Martin Welwitsch (1806-1872)
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,W
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw,N,C
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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. As Indigofera welwitschii var. welwitschii

Schrire, B.D. (2012). Papilionoideae-Indigofereae Flora Zambesiaca 3(4) Pages 15 - 16.

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Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Microcharis welwitschii
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Microcharis welwitschii
African Plant Database: Microcharis welwitschii
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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: Microcharis welwitschii.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=129440, retrieved 8 December 2023

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