Faroa axillaris Baker

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Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: axillaris: axillary, arising in the leaf axils
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,W
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Cb,N
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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 53.

Paiva, J. & Nogueira, I. (1990). Gentianaceae Flora Zambesiaca 7(4) Page 43.

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Flora of Malawi: Faroa axillaris
Flora of Mozambique: Faroa axillaris
Flora of Zimbabwe: Faroa axillaris

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

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: Faroa axillaris.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=144720, retrieved 3 October 2023

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