Biophytum sensitivum (L.) DC.

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Status: Native
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Mozambique distribution: N,Z
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Exell, A.W. (1963). Oxalidaceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(1) Pages 157 - 158. (Includes a picture).

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 142.

Other sources of information about Biophytum sensitivum:

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Flora of Malawi: Biophytum sensitivum
Flora of Zambia: Biophytum sensitivum

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Biophytum sensitivum., retrieved 16 July 2018

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