Pentanema indicum (L.) Ling

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Synonyms: Inula indica L.
Inula leptoclada Webb
Vicoa auriculata cass.
Vicoa leptoclada (Webb) Dandy
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Derivation of specific name: indicum: of India
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Worldwide distribution: From Senegal to Ethiopia and southwards through East Africa to Zimbabwe; also India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Burma.
Malawi distribution:
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 103. (Includes a picture).

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 27.

Other sources of information about Pentanema indicum:

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Flora of Mozambique: Pentanema indicum
Flora of Zimbabwe: Pentanema indicum

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Pentanema indicum
African Plant Database: Pentanema indicum
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Pentanema indicum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Pentanema indicum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Pentanema indicum
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Pentanema indicum
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Pentanema indicum
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Pentanema indicum
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Pentanema indicum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Pentanema indicum
Ispot Southern Africa: Pentanema indicum
JSTOR Plant Science: Pentanema indicum
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Pentanema indicum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Pentanema indicum
The Plant List (version 1.1): Pentanema indicum
Tropicos: Pentanema indicum

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Pentanema indicum., retrieved 26 April 2019

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