Sesbania macrantha Welw. ex E. Phillips & Hutch.
var. levis J.B. Gillett

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Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: macrantha: large-flowered
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,C,S
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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 231 - 233.

Coates Palgrave, M. (1989). Guide to the trees and shrubs of the Mukuvisi Woodlands ?publisher. Page 41. as Sesbania macrantha

Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 226.

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 245.

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 51.

Other sources of information about Sesbania macrantha var. levis:

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Flora of Malawi: Sesbania macrantha var. levis
Flora of Mozambique: Sesbania macrantha var. levis
Flora of Zimbabwe: Sesbania macrantha var. levis
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Sesbania macrantha var. levis

External websites:

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

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: Sesbania macrantha var. levis., retrieved 22 March 2023

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