Tragia benthamii Baker

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution:
Botswana distribution: SW
Growth form(s): Climber.
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Insects associated with this species: Eurytela dryope angulata (Larval foodplant)
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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 43.

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Page 230.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 58.

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Flora of Malawi: Tragia benthamii
Flora of Mozambique: Tragia benthamii
Flora of Zambia: Tragia benthamii
Flora of Zimbabwe: Tragia benthamii

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Tragia benthamii
African Plant Database: Tragia benthamii
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Tragia benthamii
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Wikipedia: Tragia benthamii

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: Tragia benthamii., retrieved 25 May 2024

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