Pleiotaxis racemosa O. Hoffm.

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Status: Native
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Habitat: Mostly in stony soils in open grassland.
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania and Zambia.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N
Zambian distribution (Provinces): N
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Pope, G.V. (1992). Compositae Flora Zambesiaca 6(1) Pages 19 - 20. (Includes a picture).

Wild, H. (1972). The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area. 3. Mutisieae. Kirkia 8(2) Pages 201 - 202.

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

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 racemosa., retrieved 11 December 2023

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