Ocimum africanum Lour.

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Synonyms: Ocimum americanum L. var. pilosum (Willd.) A.J. Paton
Ocimum pilosum Willd.
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Derivation of specific name: africanum: African
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Mozambique distribution: N,Z,T,MS,GI,M
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Literature:

Heath, A. & Heath, R. (2009). Field Guide to the Plants of Northern Botswana including the Okavango Delta Kew Publishing Page 54. as Ocimum americanum var. pilosum (Includes a picture).

Paton, A.J. et al. (2013). Lamiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(8) Pages 114 - 116. (Includes a picture).

Other sources of information about Ocimum africanum:

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Flora of Botswana: Ocimum africanum
Flora of Zambia: Ocimum africanum
Flora of Zimbabwe: Ocimum africanum

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Ocimum africanum
African Plant Database: Ocimum africanum
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Ocimum africanum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Ocimum africanum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Ocimum africanum
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Ocimum africanum
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Ocimum africanum
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Ocimum africanum
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Ocimum africanum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Ocimum africanum
JSTOR Plant Science: Ocimum africanum
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Ocimum africanum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Ocimum africanum
The Plant List (version 1.1): Ocimum africanum
Tropicos: Ocimum africanum


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Ocimum africanum.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=150310, retrieved 24 June 2019

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