Lactuca praecox R.E.Fr.

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Common names:
Status: Native
Type location:
Zambia, Malolo
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,W,E
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Cb,N,Mc
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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 101.

Pope, G.V. (1992). Compositae Flora Zambesiaca 6(1) Pages 199 - 203. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Malawi: Lactuca praecox

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Lactuca praecox
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Lactuca praecox
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Lactuca praecox
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Lactuca praecox
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Lactuca praecox
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Lactuca praecox
JSTOR Plant Science: Lactuca praecox
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Lactuca praecox
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Lactuca praecox
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Wikipedia: Lactuca praecox

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-21

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2021). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Lactuca praecox., retrieved 5 December 2021

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