Coccinia grandiflora Cogn.

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: grandiflora: large flowered
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Mozambique distribution: MS
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Jeffrey, C. (1978). Cucurbitaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Pages 444 - 445.

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 38.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 73.

Other sources of information about Coccinia grandiflora:

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Flora of Malawi: Coccinia grandiflora
Flora of Zimbabwe: Coccinia grandiflora

External websites:

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

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: Coccinia grandiflora., retrieved 16 April 2024

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