Pleiotaxis fulva Hiern

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Common names:
Frequency: Local
Status: Native
Type location:
Notes: In Zambia confined to the Mwinilunga area.
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: In dry evergreen Cryptosepalum forest and miombo woodland.
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Worldwide distribution: Angola, DRC and Zambia.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): W
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw
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Pope, G.V. (1992). Compositae Flora Zambesiaca 6(1) Page 18.

Wild, H. (1972). The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area. 3. Mutisieae. Kirkia 8(2) Page 199.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Pleiotaxis fulva
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Pleiotaxis fulva
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Pleiotaxis fulva
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Pleiotaxis fulva
JSTOR Plant Science: Pleiotaxis fulva
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Pleiotaxis fulva
Plants of the World Online: Pleiotaxis fulva
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Wikipedia: Pleiotaxis fulva

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: Pleiotaxis fulva., retrieved 11 December 2023

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