Deverra burchellii (DC.) Eckl. & Zeyh.

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Synonyms: Deverra aphylla DC. var. burchellii DC.
Pituranthos burchellii (DC.) Benth. & Hook. f. ex Schinz
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Derivation of specific name: burchellii: after William John Burchell (1781-1863), botanical collector, painter, writer, gardener, entomologist, early explorer and naturalist in South Africa.
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Insects associated with this species: Papilio demodocus demodocus (Food plant)
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Cannon, J.F.M. (1978). Apiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Pages 584 - 585. (Includes a picture).

Chapano, C. & Mugarisanwa, N.H. (2003). Plants of the Matobo District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 13.

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 18.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 24.

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Flora of Zimbabwe: Deverra burchellii

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Deverra burchellii
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Deverra burchellii
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Deverra burchellii
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Deverra burchellii
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Kew Herbarium catalogue: Deverra burchellii
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Deverra burchellii
Plants of the World Online: Deverra burchellii
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Wikipedia: Deverra burchellii

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Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Botswana: Species information: Deverra burchellii., retrieved 13 August 2022

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