Tinospora fragosa (I. Verd.) I. Verd. & Troupin

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Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 55.

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 236.

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 62.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 86.

Troupin, G. (1960). Menispermaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(1) Page 630. (additions and corrections to volume 1 part 1 p 163)

Troupin, G. (1962). Monographie des Menispermaceae africaines Mémoires in-8° Nouvelle série XIII-2 Académie royale des Sciences d'Outre-Mer Pages 196 - 197.

Van Jaarsveld, E.J. (2015). Succulents and their adaptation to mega-herbivores in the Gonarezhou National Park (Eastern Zimbabwe) and the first records in Zimbabwe of the succulent twiner Tinospora fragosa and a succulent mistletoe, Agelanthus crassifolius Haseltonia 21 Pages 50 - 52. (Includes a picture).

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Flora of Mozambique: Tinospora fragosa
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Tinospora fragosa
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Plants of the World Online: Tinospora fragosa
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Wikipedia: Tinospora fragosa

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Botswana: Species information: Tinospora fragosa.
https://www.botswanaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=123730, retrieved 14 June 2024

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