Lepidagathis scariosa (O. Hoffm.) Nees

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Lepidagathis scariosa

Picture: James Varden
Chewore Safari Area

Lepidagathis scariosa

Picture: James Varden
Chewore Safari Area

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Synonyms: Lepidagathis sciaphila S. Moore
Lepidagathis terminalis Nees
Ruellia aristata Vahl
Volkensiophyton neuracanthoides Lindau
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Status: Native
Description:
Leaves ovate, tomentose; terminal heads
Type location:
India
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,W,C,E,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Lp,N,Mc,E,C,Lk,S
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Content last updated: Thursday 22 October 2015
Literature:

Darbyshire, I., Vollesen, K. & Kelbessa, E. (2015). Acanthaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 8(6) Pages 22 - 23.

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 14.

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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Lepidagathis scariosa.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=153460, retrieved 12 July 2020

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