Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC.
var. utilis (Wight) Burck

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Mackinder, B. et al. (2001). Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(5) Pages 19 - 20.

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Flora of Malawi: Mucuna pruriens var. utilis
Flora of Zambia: Mucuna pruriens var. utilis
Flora of Zimbabwe: Mucuna pruriens var. utilis

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Mucuna pruriens
African Plant Database: Mucuna pruriens
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Mucuna pruriens
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Mucuna pruriens
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Mucuna pruriens
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Mucuna pruriens
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Mucuna pruriens
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Mucuna pruriens
iNaturalist: Mucuna pruriens
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Mucuna pruriens
JSTOR Plant Science: Mucuna pruriens
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Mucuna pruriens
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Mucuna pruriens
Plants of the World Online: Mucuna pruriens
Tropicos: Mucuna pruriens
Wikipedia: Mucuna pruriens

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Mucuna pruriens var. utilis., retrieved 7 October 2022

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