Ludwigia erecta (L.) H. Hara

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Synonyms: Jussiaea erecta L.
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Status: Probably introduced
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Derivation of specific name: erecta: erect
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): N,S
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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 65.

Raven, P.H. (1978). Onagraceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Pages 333 - 334.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 90.

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Flora of Botswana: Ludwigia erecta
Flora of Malawi: Ludwigia erecta
Flora of Mozambique: Ludwigia erecta
Flora of Zimbabwe: Ludwigia erecta

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Ludwigia erecta
African Plant Database: Ludwigia erecta
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Ludwigia erecta
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Ludwigia erecta
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Ludwigia erecta
JSTOR Plant Science: Ludwigia erecta
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Ludwigia erecta
Plants of the World Online: Ludwigia erecta
Tropicos: Ludwigia erecta
Wikipedia: Ludwigia erecta

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: Ludwigia erecta., retrieved 17 July 2024

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