Vernonia pteropoda Oliv. & Hiern

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Status: Native
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): E
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Lk
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Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 58.

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 29.

Pope, G.V. (1992). Compositae Flora Zambesiaca 6(1) Pages 75 - 76.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 60.

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Flora of Malawi: Vernonia pteropoda
Flora of Mozambique: Vernonia pteropoda
Flora of Zimbabwe: Vernonia pteropoda

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Vernonia pteropoda
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Vernonia pteropoda
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Vernonia pteropoda
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Vernonia pteropoda
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Vernonia pteropoda
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Vernonia pteropoda
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Vernonia pteropoda
Plants of the World Online: Vernonia pteropoda
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Wikipedia: Vernonia pteropoda

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: Vernonia pteropoda., retrieved 27 January 2023

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