Corchorus saxatilis Wild

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Common names:
Status: Native
Type location:
Zambia, Mapanza
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): W,E,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw,E,Lk,S
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Endemic status:
Red data list status: Lower Risk - least concern
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Wild, H. (1963). Tiliaceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(1) Page 89.

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

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: Corchorus saxatilis., retrieved 27 March 2023

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