Hygrophila pobeguinii Benoist

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Common names:
Status: Native
Type location:
DRC, lectotype from Guinea
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,W
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Cb,Lp
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Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 18.

Vollesen, K. (2013). Acanthaceae (Part 1) Flora Zambesiaca 8(5) Pages 111 - 113. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Botswana: Hygrophila pobeguinii
Flora of Malawi: Hygrophila pobeguinii
Flora of Mozambique: Hygrophila pobeguinii

External websites:

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

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: Hygrophila pobeguinii.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=204330, retrieved 28 November 2021

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