Lactuca longispicata De Wild.

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Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: longispicata: arranged in a long spike.
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N
Zambian distribution (Provinces): N
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Pope, G.V. (1992). Compositae Flora Zambesiaca 6(1) Pages 199 - 202. (Includes a picture).

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

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: Lactuca longispicata., retrieved 21 March 2023

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