Solanum lichtensteinii Willd.

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Solanum lichtensteinii

Picture: Ian Riddell
Great Dyke, Guruve.

Solanum lichtensteinii

Picture: Ian Riddell
Great Dyke, Guruve.

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Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: lichtensteinii: after Martin Heinrich Carl Lichtenstein (1780-1857), German physician, explorer and plant collector in southern Africa.
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Worldwide distribution: Botswana, DRC, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe
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Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 868. (Includes a picture).

Kirby, G. (2013). Wild Flowers of Southeast Botswana Struik Nature, Cape Town South Africa Page 116. (Includes a picture).

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 106.

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Flora of Botswana: Solanum lichtensteinii
Flora of Mozambique: Solanum lichtensteinii
Flora of Zimbabwe: Solanum lichtensteinii

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Solanum lichtensteinii
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Solanum lichtensteinii
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Solanum lichtensteinii
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Solanum lichtensteinii
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iNaturalist: Solanum lichtensteinii
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Solanum lichtensteinii
JSTOR Plant Science: Solanum lichtensteinii
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Solanum lichtensteinii
Plants of the World Online: Solanum lichtensteinii
Tropicos: Solanum lichtensteinii
Wikipedia: Solanum lichtensteinii

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Solanum lichtensteinii., retrieved 2 March 2024

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