Alectra rigida (Hiern) Hemsl.

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Derivation of specific name: rigida: rigid, stiff
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,W,C
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Lp
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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 77. Under Scrophulariaceae

Philcox, D. (1990). Scrophulariaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(2) Pages 85 - 86.

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Flora of Malawi: Alectra rigida
Flora of Zimbabwe: Alectra rigida

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

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: Alectra rigida., retrieved 4 March 2024

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