Pleurolobus tanganyikensis (Baker) H. Ohashi & K. Ohashi

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Synonyms: Desmodium tanganyikense Baker
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: tanganyikense: of Tanganyika (Tanzania)
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Malawi distribution: C,S
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Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 219. as Desmodium tanganyikense

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 47. as Desmodium tanganyikense

Ohashi, H. & Ohashi, K. (2019). Desmodium (Leguminosae Tribe Desmodieae) of Africa, Madagascar and the Mascarene Islands Journal of Japanese Botany 94(3) Pages 145 - 147.

Verdcourt, B. (2000). Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(6) Pages 19 - 21. as Desmodium tanganyikense (Includes a picture).

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Pleurolobus tanganyikensis., retrieved 23 April 2024

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