Vigna platyloba Welw. ex Hiern

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Status: Native
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,E
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Lp,E
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 171.

Mackinder, B. et al. (2001). Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(5) Pages 134 - 135.

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Flora of Malawi: Vigna platyloba
Flora of Mozambique: Vigna platyloba

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Vigna platyloba
African Plant Database: Vigna platyloba
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Vigna platyloba
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Vigna platyloba
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Wikipedia: Vigna platyloba

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: Vigna platyloba., retrieved 22 April 2024

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