Momordica repens Bremek.

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Derivation of specific name: repens: creeping
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Jeffrey, C. (1978). Cucurbitaceae Flora Zambesiaca 4 Page 424.

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 38.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 53.

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Flora of Zimbabwe: Momordica repens

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

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: Momordica repens., retrieved 16 June 2024

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