Macrotyloma africanum (R. Wilczek) Verdc.

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Synonyms: Dolichos africanus R. Wilczek
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: africanum: of Africa
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Malawi distribution: N,C,S
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Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 25.

Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 223.

Mackinder, B. et al. (2001). Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(5) Pages 114 - 115.

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 49.

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Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Macrotyloma africanum
Flora of Zambia: Macrotyloma africanum
Flora of Zimbabwe: Macrotyloma africanum

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Macrotyloma africanum
African Plant Database: Macrotyloma africanum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Macrotyloma africanum
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Macrotyloma africanum
JSTOR Plant Science: Macrotyloma africanum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Macrotyloma africanum
Plants of the World Online: Macrotyloma africanum
Tropicos: Macrotyloma africanum
Wikipedia: Macrotyloma africanum

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Macrotyloma africanum., retrieved 2 December 2023

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