Chamaecrista nigricans (Vahl) Greene

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Status: Native
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Habitat: Grassland
Altitude range: 860 m
Flowering time:Apr
Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N
Zambian distribution (Provinces): N
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Content last updated: Wednesday 26 June 2013

Brummitt, R.K., Chikuni, A.C., Lock, J.M. & Polhill, R.M. (2007). Leguminosae Subfamily Caesalpinioideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(2) Pages 126 - 130. (Includes a picture).

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

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: Chamaecrista nigricans., retrieved 30 March 2023

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