Lipotriche scandens (Schumach.) Orchard
subsp. dregei (DC.) Orchard

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Synonyms: Melanthera scandens (Schumach.) Roberty subsp. dregei (DC.) Wild
Psathurochaeta dregei DC.
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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: In swamps in reedbeds and with Typha.
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Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Southern Mozambique, Eswatini and KwaZulu-Natal, Eastern Cape South Africa.
Mozambique distribution: GI,M
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Bandeira, S., Bolnick, D. & Barbosa, F. (2007). Wild Flowers of Southern Mozambique Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Maputo, Mozambique Pages 209 - 210. (Includes a picture).

Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 38.

Wild, H. (1965). The African species of the genus Melanthera Rohr Kirkia 5(1) Pages 5 - 9.

Wild, H. (1967). The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area. 1. Heliantheae. Kirkia 6(1) Pages 50 - 52.

Other sources of information about Lipotriche scandens subsp. dregei:

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Flora of Caprivi: Lipotriche scandens subsp. dregei

External websites:

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

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: Lipotriche scandens subsp. dregei., retrieved 4 December 2022

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