Amphicarpaea africana (Hook.f.) Harms

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Derivation of specific name: africana: African
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Malawi distribution: N,C,S
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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 152. (Includes a picture).

Mackinder, B. et al. (2001). Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(5) Pages 60 - 62. (Includes a picture).

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 96.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Amphicarpaea africana
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Amphicarpaea africana
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Amphicarpaea africana
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Wikipedia: Amphicarpaea africana

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: Amphicarpaea africana., retrieved 24 February 2024

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