Tephrosia reptans Baker
var. arenicola Brummitt

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: reptans: creeping; arenicola: in sandy places
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Malawi distribution: N,C
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Brummitt, R.K., Harder, D.K., Lewis, G.P., Lock, J.M., Polhill, R.M. & Verdcourt, B. (2007). Leguminosae Subfamily Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(3) Pages 179 - 180.

Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 55.

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Flora of Mozambique: Tephrosia reptans var. arenicola
Flora of Zambia: Tephrosia reptans var. arenicola

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

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: Tephrosia reptans var. arenicola.
https://www.malawiflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=178420, retrieved 30 September 2023

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