Dicliptera paniculata (Forssk.) I. Darbysh.

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Synonyms: Peristrophe bicalyculata (Retz.) Nees
Peristrophe paniculata (Forssk.) Brummitt
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Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: paniculata: with a branched racemose or cymose inflorescence (panicle)
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): B,N,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): N,S,W
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Baumann, G. (2005). Photographic Guide to Wildflowers of Malawi Wildlife and Environmental Society of Malawi Pages 138 - 139. as Peristrophe bicalyculata (Includes a picture).

Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 54. as Peristrophe paniculata

Da Silva, M.C., Izidine, S. & Amude, A.B. (2004). A preliminary checklist of the vascular plants of Mozambique. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 30 Sabonet, Pretoria Page 19. As Peristrophe paniculata

Darbyshire, I., Vollesen, K. & Kelbessa, E. (2015). Acanthaceae (Part 2) Flora Zambesiaca 8(6) Pages 289 - 291. (Includes a picture).

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 327. (Includes a picture).

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. as Peristrophe paniculata

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 19. as Peristrophe paniculata

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Flora of Botswana: Dicliptera paniculata
Flora of Malawi: Dicliptera paniculata
Flora of Mozambique: Dicliptera paniculata
Flora of Zimbabwe: Dicliptera paniculata

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-21

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2021). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Dicliptera paniculata.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=154100, retrieved 24 October 2021

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