Plectranthus africanus (Scott-Elliot) A.J. Paton

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Common names:
Type location:
Sierra Leone
Derivation of specific name: africana: African
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Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N,W,C
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Nw,Lp,C
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Paton, A.J. et al. (2013). Lamiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(8) Pages 251 - 253. (Includes a picture).

Pollard, B.J. & Paton, A. (2009). The African Plectranthus (Lamiaceae) Expansion Continues. Vale Leocus! Kew Bulletin 64(2) Pages 259 - 260.

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External websites:

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

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: Plectranthus africanus., retrieved 20 January 2022

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