Launaea rarifolia (Oliv. & Hiern) Boulos
var. nanella (R.E. Fr.) G.V. Pope

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Common names:
Status: Native
Basal rosette of leaves.
Type location:
Zambia, between Samfya and Lwela River
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Clay dambo
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania, Zambia and Malawi
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca):
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw,Lp
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Pope, G.V. (1992). Compositae Flora Zambesiaca 6(1) Pages 215 - 217.

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External websites:

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

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: Launaea rarifolia var. nanella., retrieved 29 January 2023

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