Ludwigia jussiaeoides Desr.

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Status: Native
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Habitat: Damp ground in swamps and by standing water.
Altitude range: Up to 1400 m
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Worldwide distribution: Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, Madagascar, Comores, Seychelles and Mauritius.
Mozambique distribution: N
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Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 715. (Includes a picture).

Raven, P.H. (1978). Onagraceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Page 335.

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

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: Ludwigia jussiaeoides., retrieved 17 June 2024

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