Tephrosia reptans Baker
var. reptans

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Common names:
Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: reptans: creeping
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): C,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Lk
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Brummitt, R.K., Harder, D.K., Lewis, G.P., Lock, J.M., Polhill, R.M. & Verdcourt, B. (2007). Leguminosae Subfamily Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(3) Pages 179 - 180.

Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 228.

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 52.

Other sources of information about Tephrosia reptans var. reptans:

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Flora of Malawi: Tephrosia reptans var. reptans
Flora of Mozambique: Tephrosia reptans var. reptans
Flora of Zimbabwe: Tephrosia reptans var. reptans

External websites:

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

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: Tephrosia reptans var. reptans.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=129950, retrieved 19 July 2024

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