Aeschynomene schimperi Hochst. ex A. Rich.

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: schimperi: named after Wilhelm Schimper, explorer and collector, particularly in Ethiopia.
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Mozambique distribution: N,Z,MS
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Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 216.

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 46.

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 210.

Verdcourt, B. (2000). Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(6) Pages 62 - 72.

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Flora of Caprivi: Aeschynomene schimperi
Flora of Caprivi: cultivated Aeschynomene schimperi
Flora of Malawi: Aeschynomene schimperi
Flora of Zambia: Aeschynomene schimperi
Flora of Zimbabwe: Aeschynomene schimperi

External websites:

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

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: Aeschynomene schimperi., retrieved 23 February 2024

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