Vernonia biafrae Oliv. & Hiern

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Status: Native
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 109.

Pope, G.V. (1992). Compositae Flora Zambesiaca 6(1) Pages 80 - 81.

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Flora of Malawi: Vernonia biafrae

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

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-22

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2022). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Vernonia biafrae., retrieved 8 December 2022

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