Tephrosia reptans Baker
var. microfoliata (Peres de Lima) Brummitt

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Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: reptans: creeping
microfoliata: with very small leaves.
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from northern Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: N,Z
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Endemic status: Endemic
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Brummitt, R.K., Harder, D.K., Lewis, G.P., Lock, J.M., Polhill, R.M. & Verdcourt, B. (2007). Leguminosae Subfamily Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(3) Pages 179 - 180.

Darbyshire, I., Timberlake, J., Osborne, J., Rokni, S., Matimele, H., Langa. C., Datizua, C., de Sousa, C., Alves, T., Massingue, A., Hadj-Hammou, J., Dhanda, S., Shah, T., Wursten, B. (2019). The endemic plants of Mozambique: diversity and conservation status Phytotaxa 136 Page 87.

Other sources of information about Tephrosia reptans var. microfoliata:

External websites:

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

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: Tephrosia reptans var. microfoliata.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=178430, retrieved 21 July 2024

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