Polycarpaea eriantha Hochst. ex A. Rich.
var. eriantha

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Status: Native
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Mozambique distribution: N,Z,T,MS
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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 125. (Includes a picture).

Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 29.

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 32.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 45.

Timberlake, J.R. & Childes, S.L. (2004). Biodiversity of the Four Corners Area: Technical Reviews Volume Two (Chapter 5-15) Appendix 5-1: Plant Checklist Occasional Publications in Biodiversity 15 Page 203.

Wild, H. (1960-1). Caryophyllaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(2) Pages 341 - 343. (Includes a picture).

Other sources of information about Polycarpaea eriantha var. eriantha:

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Flora of Botswana: Polycarpaea eriantha var. eriantha
Flora of Caprivi: Polycarpaea eriantha var. eriantha
Flora of Malawi: Polycarpaea eriantha var. eriantha
Flora of Zambia: Polycarpaea eriantha var. eriantha
Flora of Zimbabwe: Polycarpaea eriantha var. eriantha

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Polycarpaea eriantha var. eriantha.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=123340, retrieved 22 June 2024

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